Jabalpur (MP), August 27
Forty inmates who arrived just lately on the central jail right here have been quarantined after they examined constructive for coronavirus, an official mentioned on Thursday.
All of them have been asymptomatic, mentioned Gopal Tamrakar, Deputy Inspector General, Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Central Jail.
These prisoners had been admitted to the jail after August 15, he mentioned.
Their samples have been taken for coronavirus testing and so they have been stored in isolation, he informed PTI.
They have been lodged in a separate a part of the jail and their actions restricted in order that they don’t are available in contact with different 3,000-odd prisoners, he mentioned. PTI