Capital continues to show positivity ratio below 1pc – Journal



ISLAMABAD: The Covid-19 positivity ratio in the capital was 0.9 pc while 3,906 tests were carried out in the capital which detected the virus in 39 people – 23 men and 16 women – and 40 people were reinstated Thursday.

One person reportedly died of the virus in Rawalpindi district.

Officials in the capital’s administration said nine cases were reported in the 30-39 age group, followed by eight in 20-29, five in 40-49, four each in 0 -9 and 60-69, three each in 10-19 and 70-79, two in 50-59 and one in 80 and over, officials said, adding that five cases were reported to G-11, four to Bher Law, three each at I-8 and Model Town, two each at G -9, G-7, Khanna and E-11, one each from Bhara Kahu, Tarlai, G-10, G-6, G-13, Kurri, F-8, F-6 and G-5.

The addresses of seven cases are not known, they added.

Meanwhile, one person has died from Covid-19 in Rawalpindi district and 27 have tested positive.

The deceased was identified as Shaheen Bibi, 45, brought to the Fauji Foundation hospital on June 23.

There are 160 active patients in the district. No less than 30 patients are in hospitals, of which 11 have arrived from other districts and 130 patients are isolated at home.

No less than 22 patients arrived from the garrison town, including 14 from the cantonment, three from the town of Potohar and five from the town of Rawal. Three patients arrived from Kahuta, one from Gujar Khan, two patients arrived from AJK and one from Attock and one from Islamabad.

Ten patients are admitted to Holy Family Hospital, two to Benazir Bhutto Hospital (BBH), 12 to Rawalpindi Urology Institute (RIU) and 10 patients are to Fauji Foundation Hospital (FFH) .

There are two ventilator patients in Rawalpindi, 22 are on oxygen and 10 are stable.

Posted in Dawn, June 25, 2021


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