New Delhi, September 21
The Union Home Ministry on Monday stated the Tablighi Jamaat gathering in Delhi’s Nizamuddin locality in March led to the coronavirus an infection spreading to “many persons”.
Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy additionally stated within the Rajya Sabha that Delhi Police arrested 233 Tablighi Jamaat members and a pair of,361 folks have been evacuated from the organisation’s headquarters since March 29.
“However, regarding Jamaat Chief Maulana Mohd Saad, the investigation is underway,” he stated in a written reply.
As reported by Delhi Police, regardless of pointers and orders issued by varied authorities in pursuance of the outbreak of COVID-19, an enormous gathering assembled inside closed premises over a protracted time frame and with none semblance of social distancing or provision of masks and sanitisers.
“This also caused the spread of Coronavirus infection amongst many persons,” the minister stated. — PTI