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Nagpur: 8 doctors, 4 paramedics quarantined after man hides COVID-19 positive details


Radhika Dhawad | Mar 31, 2020 13:09

Eight doctors and four paramedics of Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) in Nagpur on Monday were quarantined after they came in contact with a person who’s younger brother had tested positive for Coronavirus. The man had hid the fact that his brother had tested positive. Later, the man himself also tested positive for the same. Moreover, two people who had tested positive on Monday at GMCH were also close contacts of the same man.

The team of doctors were quarantined as they had examined the man on Sunday. A city’s private hospital was also sealed after the man who is also paralytic was admitted there before getting shifted to GMCH.

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