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As a precautionary measure against the spread of COVID-19, passengers, who are returning from different countries at Nagpur airport, are being quarantined at MLA hostel in Civil Lines.Also read: Despite Section 144, Nagpurians take to streets to ‘build immunity’ against Coronavirus
Speaking to Nation Next, Divisional Commissioner Sanjeev Kumar said, "As of March 18, we have put a total of 21 passengers under isolation at MLA hostel. These people have been provided with all required necessary facilities like food, water, towels, footwear, and other personal care equipment like shaving kit, toothbrush, etc. Around seven to eight people have been released as they completed 24 hours of surveillance and tested negative.