Covid explosion in Chandigarh:14 new positive cases

Rajesh Ahuja

 

Health Department

Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme

UT-Chandigarh

SCO: 64-65, 2nd Floor, SECTOR-17 D, Chandigarh

Telephone: 0172-2740408 & 2722338

24 X 7 Helpline Number: 9779558282

24 X 7 Control Room Number: 0172-2752038

National helpline number for COVID-19:- 011-23978046

Email Id: idsp.chandigarh@gmail.com

Media Bulletin

COVID-19

20-12-2021

COVID-19 has been declared as Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC) by World Health Organization (WHO) under International Health Regulation (IHR).

COVID-19 Situation Total Lab confirmed COVID-19 cases Deaths due to COVID-19
Global Scenario 275,035,705 5,371,099
India Situation 34,746,838 4,77,554
Chandigarh Status 65717 1078

 

Chandigarh (UT) COVID-19 Status Update:- (RT-PCR)+ (Rapid-Antigen)

 

Total new positive cases 14
 Positivity Rate Today 1.29%
Average number of positive cases in last 7 days 10
Positivity Rate in last 7 days 0.80%
Total number of Patients found Positive 65717
Positivity Rate (Cumulative) 7.69%
Total number of Active Cases 100
Samples tested in last 24 hours 1084
Total number of Samples Tested 854650
Total number of Patients found Negative 787521
# Total number of samples rejected 1412
Total number of COVID-19 patient Cured till date 64539
Total number of COVID-19 deaths till date 1078##

 

Note:-

 

  • All figures are tentative and subject to change on receipt of additional information/field verification.
  • The data is as per ICMR COVID-19 Portal UT, Chandigarh.

#    This figure includes send fresh sample, indeterminate result and sample leaked etc.

# #  This figure includes 8 deaths due to other reasons of COVID positive cases.

 

 

 

 

 

  • COVID Vaccination Status :-

 

Target Population above 18 years 843000
Cumulative COVID Vaccination Status
Status of Vaccination Coverage Percentage
Total Vaccination 1st Dose 959335 113.80%
Total Vaccination 2nd Dose 695182 82.47%
Total Vaccination as on 20-12-2021 3021
Last 7 Days Vaccination Average 3124

 

  • COVID-19 Positive Cases :- (RT-PCR) & (Rapid Antigen):-

 

Sector/Village/Colony Number of Cases
Sector 10 1
Sector 21 4
Sector 24 1
Sector 37 3
Ind. Area 1
Manimajra 4
Grand Total (RT-PCR & RAPID ANTIGEN) 14

 

 

Number of Male 5
Number of Female 9

 

  • Discharged Patients:-

Today 2 patients have been discharged including persons from home isolation who have completed 10 days and are asymptomatic, as per MoHFW guidelines.

 

 

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