Noida, June 1 -- Gautam Budh Nagar reported 60 new Covid-19 cases on Sunday, taking the tally of positive cases to 462 in the district. This is the highest number of cases reported in a single day so far, health officials said.

Of the new cases, 48 are cases found from different parts of the district and three are old patients with second sampling found positive, the officials said. Besides, nine patients have been cross-notified from other districts of Uttar Pradesh and other states.

District surveillance officer Dr Sunil Dohre said that five patients were found positive from the same family, whose relative was under treatment in a Delhi-based hospital. "All of them, residents of Sector 48, acquired infection during treatment of relative...