COVID cluster

Covid-19: College campus clusters ahead?

The faculty of colleges in Chennai want the government to hold the managements of their institutions responsible for reporting Covid-19 cases and contact tracing on campus.

published on : 14th April 2021

Covid cluster at Seabird Naval base with 78 testing positive

Some of them contracted Covid, which led to the spike. Of the 140 cases on Thursday, 78 are from Hidden Valley.

published on : 10th April 2021

COVID cluster in Dimirimunda panchayat of Odisha's Sambalpur district causes worry

The state Health Minister shot off a letter to Additional Chief Secretary PK Mohapatra to issue instructions to Sambalpur Collector and chief district medical officer.

published on : 6th April 2021

Two COVID clusters emerge in Karnataka's Kolar as 59 test positive in orphanage, factory

26 wards of an orphanage and 33 garment workers from a factory situated on the Bengaluru-Narasapura highway have tested positive for the deadly virus.

published on : 5th April 2021

New COVID cluster in Tamil Nadu: 52 MBBS students from Kancheepuram college test positive

The RMO said that 12 students had been sent home with their parents after receiving an undertaking that they will be put under home quarantine while the other 40 students are being treated

published on : 24th March 2021

COVID-19: Experts sound caution as reproduction value rises rapidly in several parts of Odisha

R value represents the number of people one patient can infect and the number above one means the number of infection is rising.

published on : 24th March 2021

Telangana adds 337 new COVID-19 cases; 12 from BC School test positive

Until last week, the statewide hospitalisations were below 1,300 and a sharp rise was seen in GHMC limits that reported  91 cases, contributing a major chunk to the State's COVID tally.

published on : 23rd March 2021

Xavier Institute of Management in Bhubaneswar sealed after 23 test positive for COVID-19

The civic body has ordered those who test positive for Covid-19 on the campus should be kept in isolation in separate rooms of a single hostel.

published on : 22nd March 2021

73 students in Telangana schools, hostels test positive for COVID-19

On Thursday, a couple of students of a school in Shamshabad had mild symptoms when the school decided to get all 846 students and around 40-50 staff members tested.

published on : 22nd March 2021

Thanjavur: More than three students test positive for COVID-19 in each of six schools inspected

The Collector further informed that the schools that are not adopting the Standard Operating Procedure for Covid-19 are being fined.

published on : 19th March 2021

Australian city Melbourne begins third lockdown due to rapidly spreading COVID cluster

The five-day lockdown will be enforced across Victoria state to prevent the virus spreading from the state capital, Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews said.

published on : 12th February 2021

13 large Covid clusters add to Thiruvananthapuram district’s concern

With 13 large Covid clusters across Thiruvananthapuram, the district is one of the worst hit by the pandemic in the state.

published on : 18th August 2020