1. You Are At:
  2. English News
  3. India
  4. 11 sadhus found COVID-19 positive at Ahmedabad's Maninagar Swaminarayan Gadi

11 sadhus found COVID-19 positive at Ahmedabad's Maninagar Swaminarayan Gadi

At least 11 sadhus tested positive for coronavirus in Ahmedabad's Maninagar Swaminarayan Gadi on Wednesday. The Mukhtajivan Swaminarayan Sevashram was declared a containment zone following the detection of COVID-19 virus in the sadhus.

India TV News Desk India TV News Desk
Ahmedabad Updated on: July 01, 2020 23:20 IST
FILE IMAGE
Image Source : FILE

FILE IMAGE

At least 11 sadhus tested positive for coronavirus in Ahmedabad's Maninagar Swaminarayan Gadi on Wednesday. The Mukhtajivan Swaminarayan Sevashram was declared a containment zone following the detection of COVID-19 virus in the sadhus.

About 14 more micro containment zones were added. Meanwhile, nine colonies were decontained as well. The city now has 46 micro-containment areas. 

The state of Gujarat reported its highest single-day increase in the number of coronavirus patients at 675 on Wednesday, taking the number of cases in the state to 33,318. The death toll in the state due to the pandemic rose to 1,896 with 21 COVID-19 patients succumbing. At least 368 patients were discharged from hospitals, taking the number of recovered patients to 24,038. 

Ahmedabad district saw 215 new cases, followed by Surat at 201.

 

Latest News on Coronavirus

Latest India News

Fight against Coronavirus: Full coverage

Write a comment

X