Their samples were taken again for confirmation, after which the man tested negative as per reports by PGIMER. For the time being, the district tally stands at 24 (excluding a false negative report of a Sector 5 cook), with three active patients.
The 54-year-old patient is resident of Sector 21 and the father of a physician and has been isolated at the hospital. His son and wife are in home quarantine after testing negative.
The 64-year-old woman had been taking treatment at a private hospital in Mohali. She was sampled for the virus on Wednesday and she tested positive late Thursday.
Meanwhile, three persons who recovered from Covid-19 were discharged from the hospital.
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