No fresh cases reported in Pondy

No fresh cases reported in Pondy

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Puducherry, Mar 27: No fresh cases of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) was reported in the Union Territory of Puducherry in the last few days except the one in Mahe region, Director Medical Services Mohan Kumar said on Friday.

Dr Mohan Kumar said as many as 1930 people were in home quarantine and 23 in isolation in hospitals. Twenty of them are in Puducherry region and three in Mahe region, he added. Throat swab of 73 persons was so far conducted of which the lone case in Mahe was positive, he said. Pointing out that the US and Italy are struggling, Dr Mohan Kuamr urged the people to remain strictly indoors for a few more days.(UNI)