Covid-19 cases: At least five more students were tested positive for Covid-19 at the Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad (IIM A) in the last 24 hours. All of them have been vaccinated against the virus.
- Five Covid cases were detected at IIM-Ahmedabad in the last 24 hours
- IIM Ahmedabad imposed restrictions on people coming from outside
- Covid-19 tests are being conducted for those who came in contact with positive students
After the positive cases were detected, IIM Ahmedabad imposed restrictions on people coming from outside.
Furthermore, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation (AMC) has decided on a Covid action plan and is conducting Covid-19 tests for those students who came in contact with the positive students.
Over the last couple of days, educational institutions like Gujarat Law University recorded 60 plus cases while NID reported 30 plus cases.
Gujarat on Thursday recorded 228 new Covid-19 cases, recording a 110-day high. Of the new cases, 26 new cases were reported from Vadodara, 20 in Surat, 12 in Rajkot, 7 in Jamnagar, 5 in Navsari, and 4 each in Gandhinagar city and Bharuch among others. The active caseload stood at 1,102. Source: India Today
Updated as on Jan 12, 2022, 9:55 AM. IIM Ahmedabad Covid Update: A total of 67 students have tested positive for COVID-19 at Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Ahmedabad in the last 10 days, as per authorities of the institution.
IIT Madras Covid Update: Covid-19 cluster has been identified at IIT-Madras, with 58 people, including 17 students, testing positive on campus between January 5 and 9.