Sixty-two fresh coronavirus infections in CRPF, active cases 231

WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: May 09, 2020, 08:52 PM(IST)

CRPF soldiers test positive Photograph:( ANI )

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The 31st battalion of the force in Delhi has about 137 positive cases. All personnel are admitted at a quarantine facility in Mandoli area and undergoing treatment.

The CRPF reported 62 fresh coronavirus infections on Saturday from a single Delhi-based unit. The total number of active cases in the country's largest paramilitary force now stands at 231.

The fresh cases are from the 194th Rapid Action Force (RAF) battalion of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF).

Two personnel have recovered from coronavirus while one succumbed to the infection.

All the infected personnel have been placed in home quarantine at a facility in Bawana area, officials said.

The 31st battalion of the force in Delhi has about 137 positive cases. All personnel are admitted at a quarantine facility in Mandoli area and undergoing treatment.

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