Nagpur, June 30, As many as nine police personnel, including an officer, from the Nagpur Central Jail tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday, a senior official said.
30 police personnel’s Swab samples were collected on Monday. Out of which nine, including a sub-inspector, have tested positive for the deadly infection, Anup Kumre Nagpur Jail superintendent said.
For treatment the infected policemen were sent to the Government Medical College and Hospital , he said.
A release here said, Meanwhile, at least 28 new cases of COVID-19 were detected in Nagpur on Tuesday.
According to the official data, the district has recorded 1,448 cases of coronavirus so far, of which 1,146 patients have recovered from the infection.
(with inputs from businessinsider)