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Chhattisgarh: 35 PTS jawans found covid-19 positive in medical camp

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Rajnandgaon, July 16 (FAST MAIL NEWS) - There has been a big COVID19 explosion in Rajnandgaon district of Chhattisgarh till late Thursday evening. Reportedly,35 jawans have been found infected with covid symptoms  in PTS (Police Training Center) Rajnandgaon. The district administration has become alert after a large number of soldiers came to Corona positive.

Rajnandgaon Collector Taran Prakash Sinha took a high-level emergency meeting late in the evening after the jawans got corona positive in PTS. In the meeting, the PTS Rajnandgaon complex was declared as a Containment Zone. The collector has given instructions to seal this area immediately. He said that it is worrying that 35 jawans are corona positive in the test of police personnel in PTS Rajnandgaon, these jawans have come from Sukma, Kondagaon and Kabirdham. All the suspected jawans have also been kept under surveillance. The Collector has given instructions to conduct covid test of other jawans including the staff. He instructed to do contact tracing of the soldiers.

It is noteworthy that on Wednesday night, the report of a jawan came positive, immediately after this, taking precautions, instructions were given to get all the jawans posted in PTS investigated. Under the instructions, a medical camp was organized in PTS on Thursday morning. The medical team sequentially examined the covid infection in the jawans. Till late evening, antigen test of 626 jawans was done out of which the report of 35 jawans came positive. The jawans with positive reports were immediately sent to Eklavya Kovid Care Center. where he is being treated.

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