COVID-19: 18 personnel at Mumbai’s Raj Bhavan test positive


Team Udayavani, Jul 12, 2020, 12:03 PM IST

Mumbai: Eighteen personnel at Raj Bhavan in south Mumbai have tested coronavirus positive, a civic body official said on Sunday, July 12.

“Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari is fine and has self-isolated himself as a  precautionary measure,” another official said.

“Two Raj Bhavan employees tested positive last week, after which 100 others there got tested, of which 16 have tested positive,” the official said.

“Among those who tested positive are senior staff members at Raj Bhavan,” sources said.

Maharashtra, India’s worst-hit state, registered a record single-day jump of 8,139 new cases on Saturday, taking the state’s tally to 2,46,600 positive cases.

The record rise in daily cases was seen on a day the state government announced a 10-day long lockdown in Pune district.

Udayavani is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel and stay updated with the latest news.

Top News

CM Siddaramaiah holds pre-session meeting, directs ministers, officials to come prepared

Anant-Radhika wedding: QR Code, colour-coded wristbands, standby medical teams secured year’s most extravagant marriage

Bus fare hike inevitable, says KSRTC chairman

Red alert for Dakshina Kannada and Udupi districts on July 15

After Valmiki scam, illegal fund transfer scam hits Wakf Board; complaint lodged

ST Corporation scam, Cauvery water sharing issue may rock Karnataka legislature session

Ratna Bhandar of Puri’s Jagannath temple reopened after 46 years

Related Articles More

UP BJP seeks apology from Rahul over ‘Hindu’ remark

Jaishankar congratulates UAE’s Abdullah bin Zayed, Hamdan Bin Mohammed on becoming Dy PMs

Overconfidence hurt BJP’s hopes in Lok Sabha polls: Adityanath at party meeting

3 arrested for posing as BSES officials, ‘extorting’ money: Police

PM Modi’s followers on X reach 100-million milestone

MUST WATCH

Mulbagal Dosa Vasavi Food Point

Donald Trump

Elephant attack

Anant Ambani Wedding

BJP & Congress members clash


Latest Additions

UP BJP seeks apology from Rahul over ‘Hindu’ remark

Jaishankar congratulates UAE’s Abdullah bin Zayed, Hamdan Bin Mohammed on becoming Dy PMs

Overconfidence hurt BJP’s hopes in Lok Sabha polls: Adityanath at party meeting

Cauvery issue: Will release 8,000 cusecs water to TN, says K’taka CM Siddaramaiah

3 arrested for posing as BSES officials, ‘extorting’ money: Police

Thanks for visiting Udayavani

You seem to have an Ad Blocker on.
To continue reading, please turn it off or whitelist Udayavani.