Parbhani, May 19 : A youth returned from Pune tested positive for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) here on Monday, officials said. With this, the total number of pandemic cases reached six here. According to collector D M Muglikar, the youth, resident of Sankala plot area, confirmed positive for the highly contagious pathogen. He returned from Pune on May 17.
On arrival here, he went to the government hospital for check up. Health authorities have sent his swab sample to Nanded for testing and he confirmed as positive for the virus this morning, said Mr Munglikar. After the reports, the Sankala plot situated at Gangakhed road was sealed as a preventive measure, he added. (UNI)