As many as 10 constructive instances of coronavirus have been reported from a multi-block condo in Bengaluru, civic physique Commissioner, N Manjunath Prasad stated on Monday. That is the third case of COVID-19 cluster present in Bengaluru in lower than 10 days. In keeping with an announcement, the instances have been reported from the SJR Watermark Residences, in Ambalipura at Bellandur of Mahadevpura Zone.
This condo advanced includes 9 blocks housing 1,500 individuals. Primarily based on the findings, six contagious blocks have been declared a containment zone by the Bengaluru civic physique, whereas the opposite three blocks are 200 metres away and haven’t reported any case amongst their residents.
“These 10 instances got here to gentle between February 15 and 22. 9 cellular groups have been deployed, 500 RT-PCR samples taken and outcomes are anticipated by Tuesday,” Prasad stated within the assertion.
He added that the sanitisation has been carried out within the condo premises and a well being staff with 4 docs has been deployed.
On February 13, the primary cluster was discovered at Manjushree Nursing Faculty close to Kaval Byrasandra within the metropolis, the place 42 college students of 210 college students examined constructive. Most of them are from Kerala.
On February 15, one other cluster was discovered as 104 residents of the S.N.N. Raj Lakeview Residences in Bommanahalli, examined constructive, with 96 of them above the age of 60 years. The flats home 1,052 individuals.