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Coronavirus: 2 Italy-returned ITBP quarantine inmates test positive for COVID-19

A total of 218 Indians, mostly students, were brought here from coronavirus-hit Italy on Sunday and taken to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police quarantine facility in southwest Delhi's Chhawla area.

PTI Edited by: PTI New Delhi Published on: March 17, 2020 18:50 IST
Coronavirus: 2 Italy-returned ITBP quarantine inmates test positive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus: 2 Italy-returned ITBP quarantine inmates test positive for COVID-19

Two people who returned from Italy this week and were staying at an ITBP quarantine facility tested positive for coronavirus, officials said on Tuesday. The two inmates have been shifted to Safdarjung hospital, they added.

A total of 218 Indians, mostly students, were brought here from coronavirus-hit Italy on Sunday and taken to the Indo-Tibetan Border Police quarantine facility in southwest Delhi's Chhawla area.

There are 154 males and 64 females in this group. 

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