The Hush Post| 12:04 pm|one-minute-read|
Two more cases have tested positive for Coronavirus. Two men from Hoshiarpur, Punjab, who returned from coronavirus-hit Italy on Wednesday, have tested positive for the disease. Their preliminary tests were conducted by the doctors at Amritsar’s Guru Nanak Dev Hospital (GNDH) said on Saturday.
The two have been admitted to the isolation ward of the hospital. This, after they showed symptoms of the disease on their arrival at the airport in Amritsar from the European country.
Now there are 30 positive cases of Coronavirus in India.
The hospital’s civil surgeon Dr Prabhdeep Kaur Johal said the reports from National Institute of Virology (NIV) in Pune, where their samples had been sent, came back positive.
“Their samples have been sent for the second confirmation test, the results of which will be out by Saturday evening. This is done to cross-check the preliminary findings,” Dr Kaur said.