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Gurugram woman tests positive for COVID-19, becomes Haryana's first case

The woman has been admitted to a hospital in Gurugram and her condition is stable, he said.

Published: 17th March 2020 05:40 PM  |   Last Updated: 17th March 2020 05:40 PM   |  A+A-

Woman wears mask in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. (Photo| EPS/ R.Satish babu)

Woman wears mask in the wake of coronavirus pandemic. (Photo| EPS/ R.Satish babu)

By IANS

CHANDIGARH: A 29-year-old woman in Haryana's Gurugram who has travel history to Malaysia and Indonesia tested positive for coronavirus, a top health official said on Tuesday.

The woman works for a Gurugram-based company.

"This is the first positive case of the coronavirus in Haryana," state Director General of Health Suraj Bhan Kamboj told the media.

The woman has been admitted to a hospital in Gurugram and her condition is stable, he said.

Her throat swabs sent to the Pune-based National Institute of Virology confirmed her positive for coronavirus.



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