Mumbai hospital sealed as 3 doctors, 26 nurses test positive for coronavirus

MUMBAI: Three doctors and 26 nurses tested positive for new coronaviruses and the facility was closed to prevent the spread of the infection, BMC health officials said Monday.

No one is allowed to enter or leave the private hospital, a civic official said.

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The hospital has several Kerala employees, prompting a leader of the southern state Congress, Ramesh Chennithala, to tweet, Maharashtra Health Minister Shri called. Rajesh Tope ji @ rajeshtope11 seeking urgent intervention to ensure the safety of 40 positive Covid19 working @ a pvt hospital in Mumbai.

Chennithala is the leader of the opposition in the Kerala Assembly.