Bhopal (Rohit Shrivastava): The number of coronavirus-positive patients has increased to 5 in Madhya Pradesh. On Sunday, a girl was found infected in Bhopal’s Professor Colony. She returned from London three days earlier. Earlier, 4 patients were found positive in Jabalpur on Friday. Three of them belonged to the same family, who returned from Dubai. The fourth patient came from Switzerland. All patients are placed in isolation wards.
Health department officials said that the 26-year-old girl who returned to Bhopal is studying LLM in London. She reached Delhi on the morning of 17 March. She was declared fit by doctors after screening at IGI Airport. After this, she came to Bhopal on board the Shatabdi Express.
On Sunday afternoon, the family contacted Collector Tarun Pithode and demanded a corona inquiry. On this, the team of doctors of JP Hospital reached home and took a sample of the girl’s throat, which was sent to Bhopal AIIMS for examination. Now her report has come positive. The girl’s family lives in Sehore. Some family members live in Bhopal.
The girl lives in the city’s VVIP area: The colony in which the first case of the corona was found in Bhopal is a very posh area. There are many ministers, MLAs, and officials in this area, including former state Chief Minister Uma Bharti. CM House and Raj Bhavan are located one kilometer from here.
Officials prepare people’s list: All members of the girl’s family are home isolated. The Health Department team is also making a list of people the girl has met from March 17 to March 22. Some people from Sehore also came to meet her. It is being told that in the meantime the girl had also gone to a big doctor of the city for treatment. After receiving no benefit, the family reached the government hospital with her.
Suspicious patient also found at the airport: Early signs of corona have been found in another girl who came by Air India flight to Raja Bhoj Airport in Bhopal on Sunday morning. Doctors posted at the airport have admitted her to JP Hospital after investigation. 6 other passengers sitting on the flight are also isolated. After finding the corona suspect in Bhopal, the caretaker Chief Minister Kamal Nath took information about the whole matter from the Chief Secretary and DGP of the state.