QAZIGUND — As many as 110 non-local labourers, who arrived in Kashmir last week, have tested positive for COVID-19 in Qazigund area of South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday.
Quoting an unnamed health department official, KNO reported that the samples of 190 non-local labourers were collected three day ago, among which 110 have tested positive.
As per the official, majority of these infected labourers were working with Border Road Organisation (BRO) in Ladakh region.
“All positive cases have been sent to COVID-19 care centres at two hotels in Qazigund area where public movement has been restricted,” he said. (KNO)
An earlier version of this news had Anantnag in place of Kulgam, which has been corrected.