There are fears that thousands of people who attended a function at a mosque in Delhi’s Nizamuddin area may have been exposed to COVID-19. More than 120 individuals who stayed at the Markaz Nizamuddin building have tested positive, while hundreds more are showing symptoms of the virus.
Union Health Ministry has confirmed that 1,397 positive cases of Corona virus have been reported in the country so far. Out of these 1,397 positive cases, 124 patients have been cured and discharged. A total 35 deaths have been confirmed by the Ministry.
Indian Council of Medical Research has given its approval to 125 government laboratories and 51 private laboratories chain to conduct the test of COVID-19.
2,361 people evacuated from Nizamuddin Markaz – 617 admitted to hospitals and the rest were quarantined .
States and union territories currently trying to identify, quarantine and test those who attended the gathering .
More than 120 have tested positive for COVID-19
Dy CM @msisodia INFORMS
* 2361 people evacuated from #Nizamuddin Markaz
* 617 hospitalised * 1744 quarantined.
Evacuation process took 36 hours and was completed at 4 am this morning