Nurse tested COVID-19 Positive


By Faisal Munir
ATTOCK: The health authorities of Attock confirmed that a female nurse of District headquarters (DHQ) hospital was tested COVID-19 positive raising the total number of infected patients in the district to 97.
The district administration said she caught the virus while treating COIVD-19 positive patients in the hospital.
In an official statement on the updated situation of pandemic, an official informed that the number of suspected cases were also raised to 1922.
He said screening of around 5352 persons have also been carried out. He said results of 240 suspected cases were still awaited.
He informed that currently 15 positive patients were under treatment at different hospitals while 31 were at different quarantine centers of district.
Four patients were admitted at DHQ Hospital Attock, four at THQ Hospital Hassanabdal, two at PAC Hospital Kamra , two at THQ Hospital Hazro, three at THQ Hospital Fatehjang and one at CMH Attock, he iformed.
He said condition of those under treatment at different hospitals or quarantine centers was stable, adding that only one area in thesil Hazro is sealed after detection of COVID-19 p