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Coronavirus: Man tests positive at Army's Haryana quarantine facility 

According to the medical protocol, he has been shifted to an isolation facility at the Safdarjung Hospital here for further medical examination and recovery.

Published: 13th March 2020 04:16 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th March 2020 04:16 PM   |  A+A-

An inside view of an isolation ward prepared for coronavirus-affected patients at Command Hospital in Udhampur Thursday March 12 2020. (Photo | PTI)

By PTI

NEW DELHI: A man who returned from Italy this week and was lodged at the Army's quarantine facility in Manesar, Haryana has tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease, Army sources said on Friday.

According to the medical protocol, he has been shifted to an isolation facility at the Safdarjung Hospital here for further medical examination and recovery.

"One individual (male) who had returned from Italy on March 11 has been tested positive. The individual was employed in one of the restaurants in Italy since last 14 years," sources said.

The man was among the 83 people who returned from Italy on Wednesday.

The group was moved to the Army's quarantine facility at Manesar.



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