Dharamshala /Shimla, April 8 -- Himachal Pradesh witnessed a spike in Covid-19 cases after nine more people tested positive in Una district.
All of them are primary contacts of Tablighi Jamaat workers. With this total number of confirmed cases has reached 27, including one casualty. The newly diagnosed patients were staying at a mosque at Kuthera village in Amb subdivision of Una district. While one of them is from Una, five are from Sirmaur; one is from Arki in Solan and two are from UP.
Police on Tuesday confirmed that all active Covid-19 cases in Himachal Pradesh were linked to the Tablighi Jamaat.
So far, the hill-state has recorded 18 Covid-19 positive cases. While two of the patients have recovered, one patient had died.