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Around 266,077 people get COVID-19 jab  in district

Rawalpindi   –  Around 266,077 people including 22,034 health workers and 244,043 senior citizens have received jabs against coronavirus from 22 centres across the district since the vaccination administering drive launched in first week of March.

An official of district administration informed that around 3,145 people had been inoculated the vaccine at Tehsil Headquarters Hospital (THQH) Taxila, 694 at THQH Murree,1,248 at THQH Kahuta, 2,982 at THQH Gujar Khan, 471 at THQH Kotli Sattian, 1,420 at THQH, Kallar Sayda, 9,637 at Rawalpindi Institute of Cardiology, 4,707 at Holy Family Hospital, 2,758 at DHQ Hospital, 7,689 at Benazir Bhutto Hospital, 488 at Govt TB Sanatorium Samli, 6,830 at Wah General Hospital, 70,206 at Shahbaz Sharif Complex, 16,381 at Tehsil Office Taxila, 9,374 at Tehsil Office Kallar Syedan, 21,663 at Tehsil Office Gujar Khan, 1,312 at Tehsil Office Kotli Sattiyan, 2,899 at Tehsil Office Murree, 51,495 at Tehsil Office Potohar, 8,566 at Tehsil Office Kahuta, while 40,252 people received jabs at Red Crescent vaccination centre.

Meanwhile, according to data shared by the district administration here on Tuesday, number of total positive cases has reached 25,980 including 23,998 from Rawalpindi and 1,982 from other districts after the addition of 72 more positive cases during the last 24 hours.

The report said 24,223 patients were discharged from hospitals while 1,719 were quarantined including 997 at homes and 722 in isolation. 

“Presently 86 confirmed patients were admitted to various city facilities, counting 17 in Holy Family Hospital, 11 in Benazir Bhutto Hospital, 35 in Institute of Urology, 17 in Fauji Foundation Hospital and one each in Bilal hospital and Akhtar Rukhsana Memorial trust while one person lost his life during the last 24 hours,” the health authority report said.

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