Puducherry, Jun 5 ; Five more persons were tested positive for the Coronavirus in the Union Territory on Friday taking the tally to 68, Health Minister Malladi Krishna Rao said on Friday. Talking to news persons here, the Minister said six persons were discharged from hospitals and 62 patients are presently under treatment. Two persons, contacted with the already infected Jipmer security person, one from Solai Nagar, One from police headquarters, and a man came to the Government General Hospital for O P treatment were tested positive for the virus.
The source of infection of the man from police headquarters and the other who came to the GGH are not known, Mr Rao said. (UNI)