113 new covid cases registered in Noida, Ghaziabad 66 | Noida News – Times of India – India Times English News

NOIDA: Gautam Budh Nagar added 113 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, taking the district’s active cases count to 1,005 and its positivity rate at 4.5% for the day.
neighborhood Ghaziabad On Monday, 66 new cases of the viral disease were reported. Health department data shows that the number of active cases in the district came down to 478, from over 600 in the month.
Of these, 463 Kovid-19 patients are in home isolation and 15 are hospitalised.
Ghaziabad’s positivity rate stood at 2.2% on Monday, with the district testing around 3,000-3,500 samples daily.
The number of dengue and malaria patients coming to the OPD is still low, but it may increase if there is further rain. Since the initial symptoms of dengue, malaria and covid are very similar, further pathological tests clarify the case. At present, cases of viral fever are also coming along with Kovid positive patients in the OPD of the hospital. People should take adequate care as weather, COVID-19 infection and monsoon are posing many health challenges,” said Dr Rajpal Singh, senior doctor mmg hospital in Ghaziabad.
Ghaziabad has recorded 1,153 cases so far in August. In UP, with around 5,650 active cases across the state, around 678 people were diagnosed with Covid on Monday.