Corona virus suspects quarantined in Kolkata

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The novel Corona Virus is continuing to create terror across the glob. China being the most affected country from the outbreak has already witnessed  1,367 deaths till the time of writing the report. While every country is suspending flights to and from China, India is also seemed to be taking precautionary measures in detecting possible suspects at the airport.

As per the recent report of PTI, two passengers were sent to isolation in suspect of the virus in Kolkata. The passengers were reportedly returning from Bangkok. Both of them were immediately sent to Beliaghata ID Hospital for further screenings.

As a measure to prevent the further spread of the virus, the passengers coming from flights connecting Kolkata and Kunming (China), Guangzhou (China), Hong Kong, Singapore and Bangkok have been screened constantly. Since the flights connecting China has been temporarily suspended, it has helped the state government to reduce the chances of spreading of the contagious disease.


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