FOUR +VE ASHA WORK­ERS CAME IN CON­TACT WITH 250

Hindustan Times (Jalandhar) - - SPOTLIGHT -

MOGA: Around 250 peo­ple in district are at risk of Covid-19 in­fec­tion af­ter four Asha work­ers were tested pos­i­tive for thee virus. The work­ers had car­ried out door-to-door sur­vey at four vil­lages in Moga dur­ing lock­down. The health de­part­ment has al­ready ad­vised around 253 peo­ple to stay in home-quar­an­tine while high-risk con­tacts are be­ing tested for the virus and their test re­sults are awaited. The de­part­ment is fac­ing the Her­culean task of trac­ing the source of in­fec­tion. At least 253 peo­ple in­clud­ing health work­ers came in con­tact with the pa­tients, but a ma­jor­ity of them are at low risk.

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