Six more ITBP jawans test Covid-19+ve, tally mounts to 126
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Six more ITBP jawans test Covid-19+ve, tally mounts to 126

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New Delhi, May 9 : Six more Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) jawans tested positive for Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of infected persons in the force to 126, officials said on Saturday. All the new cases have been reported from Delhi, officials said, adding that the troopers admitted to COVID hospital were engaged in maintaining law and order situation in the National Capital.

All six troopers have been admitted to the dedicated Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) Referral Hospital in Greater Noida in Uttar Pradesh. The condition of four ITBP personnel admitted to All India Institute of Medial Science at Jhajjar and two at Safadarjung hospital are stated to be in stable condition. So far, 94 jawans of ITBP, 27 from the BSF, one from CISF and two from CRPF have been admitted to the CAPF hospital at Greater Noida CAPF hospitals.(UNI)

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