A case has been registered in opposition to 4 COVID-19 sufferers, who went lacking in Maharashtra’s Nanded district, police mentioned on Tuesday.
The police have launched a manhunt for the 4 individuals, who had been amongst 20 pilgrims from the Langar Sahib, a part of the Takht Hazur Sahib Sachkhand Gurdwara, an official mentioned.
Of the 20 pilgrims who examined constructive, 16 had been traced on Sunday, whereas hunt is on for the remaining 4, all of whom are residents of Nanded, he mentioned.
At the very least 20 pilgrims examined constructive for coronavirus, after swabs of 97 individuals staying at Langar Sahib had been despatched for testing between April 30 and Could 1. Nonetheless, by the point the studies got here in, the 20 had moved, the official mentioned.
A case beneath related sections of the Indian Penal Code (IPC) has been registered for negligent act more likely to unfold an infection of illness harmful to life and different provisions of the IPC, Catastrophe Administration Act and Epidemic Act was registered on the Vazirabad police station, he added.