COVID-19: Jabalpur – a town ‘under siege’
Madhya Pradesh

COVID-19: Jabalpur – a town ‘under siege’

Agency News

Jabalpur, MP, Mar 21: In the wake of four citizens testing positive for COVID-19 within this cantonment town, the district administration announced a two-day lockdown here, retail outlets plus other commercial establishments were closed without exception on Saturday and residents urged not to venture out of their dwellings.

Three of the victims are from a single family and returned recently from Dubai. The fourth is a student who came back from Germany. The foursome – all aged below 45 – are in isolation at a local infirmary and reported to be stable. Measures are being taken on war footing to prevent spread of the malady. (UNI)