No less than 40 people, including students and a professor, have tested positive for the coronavirus at the Indian Institute of Management in Ahmedabad.
Twenty-five students from the Indian Institute of Technology in Gandhinagar have tested positive for COVID-19.
“No less than 40 people, including students and a professor, have tested positive at the institute and have been isolated,” said Mehul Acharya, deputy director of health at the Ahmedabad municipal company. .
Speaking of IIT, an official at IIMA said there are currently 25 students who are Covid-19 positive on campus.
“Many are asymptomatic and recover quickly. All of our academic activities have been in online mode since last year. Entry and exit to campus have been restricted. We regularly share precautionary instructions for all campus residents.” , said the official.
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