5,746 new Covid cases in 24 hrs in Haryana

Karnal, January 12

Haryana witnessed 5,746 fresh Covid cases in the past 24 hours, taking the active cases to 26,813. The positivity rate today was 13.89 per cent, while the cumulative positive rate was 5.36 per cent.

Twentysix patients were found infected with Omicron, taking the tally to 162. Of these, 17 patients are active and 145 have been discharged, revealed the state bulletin.

As per the bulletin, 51,557 samples were taken by the Health Department across the state today. Of the total positive cases, 7,68,717 patients had recovered so far across the state.

Till January 10, 21,690 positive cases, out of 8,05,633 positive cases, were in home isolation, the bulletin added.

As per the bulletin, 10,080 people had succumbed to the virus infection. The fatality rate wa 1.25 per cent in the state, while the recovery rate was 95.42 per cent.