Lonavala: A 38-year-old man was found positive for Coronavirus at Gawliwada in Lonavala on Monday. Due to this the total number of Covid-19 positive patients in lonavala have reached to 5.
According to the information received, the man is working in a Telco company in Chinchwad. The man started showing some symptoms of Covid-19 and his samples were taken to Lokmanya Hospital for coronavirus examination.
His report was received late Monday. As the report was positive, the person concerned was immediately shifted to Covid-19 Center, in Talegaon.
4 of his contacts have been quarantined as high risk contacts, and their samples will be taken for corona examination on Tuesday. Meanwhile, some parts of Gawliwada will be declared as restricted areas and the administration is preparing to do so.
On Monday, 11 more infected patients were found in different areas of Maval Taluka on the same day. This includes 4 patients of coronavirus at Somatane, 1 patient in lonavala, 1 patient at Talegaon, 1 at kamshet, 4 at Malwadi.
As a result, the total number of victims in the Taluka is now at 146. So far, 67 of these patients have been discharged, while 6 patients have died due to Coronavirus. The number of active patients in the Taluka has now reached 73.