*BIG RELIEF* *Almost All the contacts of Baggar, Pranoo,and Beoli positive cases tested NEGATIVE* _District Doda recieved 334 reports,All tested/reported Negative_ *Effective Contact Tracing also turns as a boon for early identification*(DDC)
Publish Date : 16/07/2020
Today District Doda recieved 334 reports of samples sent for testing and all of them are reported negative by the designated testing labs.
The 334 samples which are tested negative today includes person shifted in administrative quarantine across the district as well as of many samples of primary contacts of Confirmed cases of Baggar,Pranoo and Beoli are reported negative today,hence it can be said till now no reports of community transmission is evident in the district.
Moreover it has been revealed by the health authorities that these persons who are tested negative today are accordingly discharged from the respective quarantine centre in the presence of the designated Nodal officers today and further have been put under home quarantine as per set SOP.
Further it has been conveyed by the health authorities that due to the strict lock down restrictions imposed by the District Administration under the supervision of DDC Doda Dr Sagar D Doifode and timely contact tracing of the positive cases,the community transmission has been avoided in letter & spirit and today majority of the primary contact of the Baggar,Beoli and Pranoo have been reported negative, besides it has been informed that all the present active cases of the district have confirmed travel history and all of them have been put in isolation by the District Administration.
It is pertinent to mention here that till now there are 39 active Covid-19 cases across the district and the reports of 405 tests are still awaited.