COVID-19: None of the passengers tested positive for Corona Virus in Punjab


·        Screening and Management Status:-

1Total persons with travel history of affected countries495+1375+1957+2002=5892 (Daily reporting/Govt. of India/APHO)
2Symptomatic as on today10
3Total No. of patients crossed 28 days observation out of (1)3556
4Total No. of patients tested negative out of (1)51
5Total No. of patients under observation as on 6th March, 20201211
5.1Hospital Observation10
5.2Home Observation1201
5.3Passengers not traceable/being traced1074

**Information regarding non traceable passengers sent to GoI/Delhi.

***List of 1375 passengers received from GoI- 1315 passengers tracked

***List of 1957 passengers received from GoI- 1827 passengers tracked

·        Airport & Border Check Post Screening:-

S. NoName of Airport/Border Check PostNumber of passengers screenedNumber of passengers found symptomatic
1Amritsar Airport488674
2International Airport Mohali5428NIL
3Amritsar Wagah/Attari Border Check Post5401NIL
4Gurdaspur, Dera Baba Nanak Check Post12881NIL
 Total Passengers screened72577 4

Action Taken by Deptt. of Health, Punjab:-

·         Advisory and guidelines issued to all the districts for prevention and management.

·         Screening started at both the International Airports (Amritsar & Mohali).

·         Thermal Sensors and Non-contact thermometers available at airports for screening.

·         Isolation Wards and Ventilators identified.

·         Control Room No. at State & District level activated.

**Note:- None of the passengers tested positive for Corona Virus.