15 of the 19 prisoners and a jail employee who had been with him have been discovered affected after a prisoner of Rohini jail within the capital was discovered contaminated with the corona virus 'Kovid-19'. Tihar Jail Director General Sandeep Goyal stated right here on Saturday that after a prisoner in Rohini Jail, Kuldeep was discovered coronally contaminated with 19 folks residing within the barracks with him, corona was investigated out of which 15 prisoners have been discovered corona contaminated.
Kuldeep was admitted to Deen Dayal Upadhyay Hospital on 10 May attributable to intestinal illness and underwent an operation on 11 May. He was examined on the day of the operation and the report got here the subsequent day, by which he was discovered contaminated. <! –
After being discovered corona contaminated, he’s admitted to the Lok Nayak Jayaprakash Hospital.
He stated that 15 of the 19 prisoners had been discovered contaminated, whereas 5 jail personnel had been additionally investigated, out of which the pinnacle warder Vinay Kumar Corona was discovered contaminated. He stated that nobody has proven any signs. Mr. Goyal stated that these discovered corona contaminated have been saved within the quarantine barracks. The head warder is quarantined at house. Apart from this, some extra workers have additionally been despatched to the quarantine at house.
He stated that the prisoners are being constantly investigated and this may proceed. The jail is being sanitized. Apart from this, all precautionary steps have been taken.