AHMEDABAD: Nine people in a government polytechnic for girls in Gujarat’s capital city Ahmedabad in tested positive for coronavirus and have been quarantined, an official said on Monday.
The nine people, including three teaching staff and six from the administration side, contracted the infection last week, college principal Bhaskar Iyer said.
He said an Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation team tested 95 personnel of the facility on Saturday and none of them were found to be infected.
“Only staff members have been coming to work and the offline exams, which were scheduled to begin last week, have been shifted to online mode,” he said.
Ahmedabad, as on Sunday, has a tally of 62,290, with the active caseload being 1,144.