Mumbai Rajbhavan

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18 Test Positive in Mumbai’s Raj Bhavan, Governor Under Self-Isolation

At least 18 people at Mumbai’s Raj Bhavan, resident of the governor of Maharashtra have tested positive for COVID-19. All those tested positive were working in close proximity to Governor Bhagat Singh Koshiyar, and are currently under self-isolation. A week ago, two Raj Bhavan employees tested positive due to which nearly a hundred have been tested, resulting in the detection of the eighteen cases, official said.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 - 02:49 PM / by Suchitra Pednekar

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