DHARWAD: Deputy Commissioner Deepa Cholan has said on Thursday that the officials had traced 17 persons who had visited Nizamuddin and had returned to the district. All the 17 were subjected to the thermal screening at the fever clinic in KIMS, Hubballi, and were hospital isolated.
The blood and throat swab samples collected from these people were sent for laboratory testing to the RLD Laboratory in Shivamogga. The reports have confirmed that all the 17 persons were tested negative for Covid-19.
Several persons of Tableeghi Jamat from Hubballi and Navalgund taluks were traced for attending the religious congregation at Nizamuddin West in South Delhi, were subjected to Covid-19 test and now they have been tested negative.