Jalandhar: Continually on the rise in Covid cases in Jalandhar, up to eight new cases were reported in the district on Thursday. The district tally reached 63,572. No less than 62,031 people have recovered from Covid in the district, while the number of active cases in Jalandhar has reached 40. With no new deaths, the toll remains at 1,501. Of the 18 81 629 samples collected in the district to date, 17 43 942 samples have tested negative. Results from no less than 1,512 samples are still awaited.
A + ve in Kapurthala: After the army public school Dhilwan was declared a containment zone due to up to 41 positive Covid cases reported from there, Kapurthala district was given a reprieve on Thursday temporary in cases of Covid. Only one case of Covid has been reported in the district, bringing the district total to 18,908. Meanwhile, no new deaths have been reported in Kapurthala. The toll remains at 556. TNS
Intoxicants seized, 3 detainees
Hoshiarpur: District police arrested three smugglers, including a woman, and collected intoxicants from them. According to reports, Model Town police arrested Kundan Kumar, a resident of New Fatehgarh, and recovered 32 grams of intoxicating powder. Dasuya police arrested Karan Kumar, a resident of Johlan village, and recovered intoxicating capsules. Likewise, the Tanda police arrested Sarbjit Kaur, alias Rodi Baba, and recovered 10 grams of heroin from him. Separate cases under the NDPS Act were filed against the accused. oc
bet: 1 detainee with Rs3,200
Hoshiarpur: Model Town police have arrested Santosh Kumar, a resident of Kirti Nagar on charges of betting. The police recovered money worth Rs 3,200 put on the bet and bet coupons from him. An FIR under the Gambling Act was filed against the accused. CO