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CISF constable posted at Delhi airport tests positive for coronavirus

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, so far Delhi as reported 2,376 positive cases including 808 cured or discharged cases and 50 deaths.

Published: 24th April 2020 02:18 PM  |   Last Updated: 24th April 2020 02:18 PM   |  A+A-

With the threat of coronavirus looming large, CISF personnel at Kempegowda Railway station are on high alert

For representational purposes (Photo| Pandarinath B, EPS)

By ANI

NEW DELHI: A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) constable posted at Delhi's IGI Airport has tested positive for COVID-19, sources in the force said on Friday.

According to CISF sources, the patient has been shifted to an isolation ward in Jhajjar, Haryana.

According to the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, so far Delhi as reported 2,376 positive cases including 808 cured or discharged cases and 50 deaths.

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With 1,684 more COVID-19 cases reported in the last 24 hours, India's count of coronavirus cases reached to 23,077, said the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare on Friday.

Out of these, 17,610 patients are active cases and 4,749 cases have been cured or discharged and migrated. As many as 718 deaths have been reported till now. 

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