No fresh cases of Covid in HP for 9 days

Shimla: No fresh coronavirus case has been reported in Himachal Pradesh for the past nine days,  Additional Chief Secretary (Health) R D Dhiman said here on Saturday, adding that three more Covid-19 patients recovered in the state on Saturday, taking the total number of those cured in the state to 33. Two patients from Una and one from Chamba district have recovered from the disease,   With this, Chamba district has become coronavirus free. Fifteen patients from Una district, six from Chamba, five from Solan, four from Kangra, two from Hamirpur and one patient from Sirmaur district have recovered so far. Of the 370 samples sent for testing on Saturday, 144 tested negative while reports of the rest are awaited, he added.