Hamirpur (HP) :Himachal Pradesh reported 1,843 new Ciovid cases and 9 related deaths onFriday, health officials informed on Saturday. Among the dead, four are from Kangra, three from Mandi, and one each from Bilaspur and Hamirpur. Himachal tested 11,834 samples on Friday night. However, the number of active cases came down as 2,417 older cases were also were cured, said a spokesman of the HP Health Department. Those found positive included ten Omicron cases, the number of which had risen to twenty-five in the state by Friday night. The spokesman said that the number of total fatalities in the state had risen to 3,961 with the 9 additional fatalities. He said that the number of totals confirmed cases has risen to 2, 67,577 and that of cured cases to 2, 53,840. The spokesman said that the number of active cases had come down to 9,752. He said that so far 86,576 persons were given precaution doses to the people above sixty years of age, front-line workers, and others. The number of those who were vaccinated on Friday was 9,670.