Two folks from Pune, who had returned from Dubai not too long ago and are similar to one another, on Monday examined sure for the radical coronavirus an infection, a civic Well being division reliable mentioned. That is the primary case from Maharashtra.
Samples of a person and a girl, with historical past of commute to Dubai, examined sure within the night time, Dr Ramchandra Hankare, Leader Well being Officer, Pune Municipal Company (PMC) mentioned.
Either one of them have been admitted to the civic-run Naidu Sanatorium, he added.
District collector Naval Kishore Ram mentioned the 2 had returned to Pune from Dubai on March 1.
“Until March 6, they didn’t have any issues. On March 8, they approached us after one among them began experiencing delicate signs. Due to this fact, their samples have been despatched for trying out which returned sure on Monday,” Mr Ram mentioned, including that the 2 are similar to one another.
In the meantime, officers of the PMC’s well being division mentioned whilst probably the most two sufferers displayed delicate signs some other didn’t have any.
“The 2 are lately within the isolation ward at Naidu Sanatorium. Their situation is solid,” an reliable mentioned.
“We’re in contact with different individuals who got here in touch with each the sufferers. We’re intently tracking them,” he added.