City records 12 COVID cases


Panaji: Urban Health Centre located in the city registered only 12 COVID positive cases on Monday while it registered 35 cases on Sunday, revealed city mayor, Uday Madkaikar.

Speaking to this daily, Madkaikar informed that amongst 12 cases reported in the city, eight are males while four are females. The youngest amongst them was a 4-year-old child staying at Tonca-Caranzalem.

Out of 12 patients who tested positive for corona virus, four are staying near Tonca-Caranzalem, he said.

“A 55-year-old woman and a 65-year-old male both tested positive for COVID-19 staying near Hotel Marriot Resort, Miramar, a 29-year-old male staying near Suna Pranta office, Altinho-Panaji and a 59-year-old male residing near Passport Office, Patto-Panaji tested positive for the Corona virus,’’ he added.

Meanwhile, due to some unavoidable circumstances, the Urban Health Centre could not release the health bulletin on Sunday but in all 35 persons tested positive for COVID within the city jurisdiction.