Udaipur in Red Zone: Curfew imposed in various area

City encountered 3 new positive cases in the last two days after a cancer patient from Gariyawas reported positive for Coronavirus on Tuesday evening.

A 48-year-old lady who is a resident of Gariyawas area tested positive for coronavirus on Tuesday. A cancer patient, the lady had visited the MB Hospital for her treatment. After which she developed symptoms for coronavirus and was tested positive for COVID-19 in the report which was out on Tuesday evening.

Before this, a nurse from MB Hospital and one RAC Jawan from Salumber was tested positive on Monday. The police administration has imposed curfew with a strict lockdown in New Bhupalpura, Sub City Center and Gariyawas areas. Mandi area will also be affected.

And with these new cases, Udaipur, which was in Orange Zone earlier, has been marked as Red Zone now.

Screening of the close contacts including her husband, a tenant and 8 members of the household has begun and they will then be transferred to quarantine. Her husband works at the Savina Sabzi Mandi and therefore the Mandi will remain closed for a day.

Udaipur police team has imposed curfew as per the procedural parameters and 1km and 3km radius methodology of imposing a curfew and strict lockdown are being followed.


MB Hospital Nurse residing in New Bhupalpura reported positive for COVID-19

One more nursing staff from Udaipur’s MB Hospital was tested positive for coronavirus on Monday evening. The 55-year-old nurse is a resident of Panna Vihar Colony in New Bhupalpura area.

The nurse was working at Corona Suspect Ward at MB Hospital from March 28 till April 19. After that, she was home quarantined from 20th April.

The nurse is said to be asymptomatic i.e. showing no symptoms of the disease. Asymptomatic Coronavirus patient doesn’t show any visible symptoms of the disease. In such cases, very few are aware that they are infected and symptoms do not give away much.

The nurse was in contact with her 62-year-old husband who is a retired LT, her 4-year-old grandson and 6 other people. All are referred at MB Hospital’s SSB Block.

Udaipur Municipal Corporation has begun sanitization work in the area. Medical Department has made Containment Zone and begun the process of screening.

Containment Zone

Following the report, the administration immediately imposed curfew in the infected area. The district collector has directed the medical department to start a screening survey of the people residing within 5 km of area.


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Citizens are requested not to move out of unnecessary homes.