COVID-19: Tally touches 13, one more worker test positive



Panaji: One of the worker who was brought in the state by an association of industries as a part of resumption of industrial activities in the state has tested positive for COVID-19 infection.

With the latest case, the tally of people found positive in Goa has touched 13 with five fresh cases reported on Saturday itself.

A senior health department official said that the worker was one amongst around 1,000  who were brought in Goa by an Industries Association as a part of initiative to resume industrial activity in the state.

“The worker who has tested positive was quarantined at a hotel in North Goa. All the workers were tested of which one case tested positive,” he said.

The worker was immediately shifted to COVID-19 hospital, a facility set up to treat the positive patients.


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