Latur: As many as 39 college students and 5 workers of a hostel examined optimistic for coronavirus in Maharashtra’s Latur metropolis, an official stated on Tuesday.
At the very least 360 college students who stay within the hostel underwent COVID-19 check, of which 39 from Lessons 9 and 10 have contracted the an infection, well being officer Mahesh Patil of the Latur Municipal Company stated.
The contaminated college students are from Lessons 9 and 10, he stated.
Sixty educating and non-teaching workers work on the hostel premises, and of those 30 underwent the check and 5 are contaminated, he stated.
Take a look at stories of the remaining staffers will likely be accessible by the tip of the day, he stated.
The assessments had been carried out, after one of many women from the hostel examined optimistic for the an infection, following which 13 of her roommates had been additionally discovered to be contaminated, Mr Patil stated.
The contaminated college students and workers have been quarantined at a authorities hostel close to the town, the official added.