Meerut: Another corona infected person was identified in Meerut today. The person was related to Tablighi Jamaat and he came from Indonesia. This person was also included in the 9 foreigners who were quarantined on 29 March in Sardhana region of Meerut. The report of this young man has been positive in 65 samples examined on Wednesday. Thus far, 20 cases of corona positive have been found in Meerut.
Chief Medical Officer Dr. Rajkumar told that this Indonesian man has been shifted to isolation ward and the remaining people have been quarentine. He told that now there are 14 people of Tabligi Jamaat and the rest whose sampling will be done tomorrow.
Earlier a 72-year-old corona-infected elderly man in Meerut died on Wednesday. The Collector has confirmed this. This is the first case of death from Corona in Meerut. This elderly man was admitted to the Corona ward of the Medical College. His corona infection was confirmed on 29 March. The deceased was the father-in-law of a crockery businessman from Amravati who spreading the Corona virus in Meerut.
As soon as on Wednesday, the corona-infected person’s death was reported. There was a stir in the health department and administration. Meerut has been placed on high alert.
His family members are admitted in the Corona ward in the medical college itself, which includes four sons, four daughters-in-law and wife of the deceased. While his grandson and granddaughter are in the Quarantine ward of Subharti.
On March 29, 8 relatives of the crockery businessman were found infected with corona virus, including this elderly person. The crockery businessman came from Amravati, Maharashtra on the night of March 19, to attend the wedding on the 20th. On 21 March Humayunagar went to a relative’s house.