Patiala, February 21
In a radom sampling, 16 workers of the State Financial institution of India (SBI) mortgage department right here examined constructive for Covid-19. The Well being Division stated 11 workers examined constructive on Friday and 5 as we speak.
The division stated they performed a random sampling on the SBI mortgage department, City Property. The workers who examined constructive have been put in isolation and their shut contacts requested to watch their well being continually.
The Civil Surgeon of Patiala, Dr Satinder Singh, stated the SBI department had closed the general public dealing following the detection of constructive circumstances. “We now have been holding random sampling in authorities departments,” he added.
Many SBI branches had been sizzling spots for Covid circumstances through the first wave final yr.
Dr Sumeet Singh, District Epidemiologist, stated round 224 checks had been performed at SBI branches. They directed the workers to keep away from the workplace if they’d fever. — TPR