"The District Administration is undertaking extensive contact tracing to detect possible corona virus positive cases which is clear from the fact that out of 2368 samples taken in Punjab, nearly 600 i.e. 25 percent have been taken by the S. A. S. Nagar Administration through contact tracing." This was disclosed here today by the DC Mr. Girish Dayalan. He further said that those 7 positive cases which surfaced today at village Jawaharpur, were sampled for being the contacts of the another positive case at the GMCH-32.The DC also added that a total of 118 samples of the further contacts of those found positive, have been taken. As part of the immediate starting of the containment protocol, 522 houses have been subjected to survey for checking of symptoms. He also divulged that the entire village has already been sealed as a precautionary measure.Disclosing more, he said that in Jagatpura village, the 55 contacts were traced for one positive person and samples were taken.The DC exhorted the people not to panic and stay inside their homes and reiterated that the District Administration is well equipped to tackle the situation.