Dehradun: A number one resort in Rishikesh has been closed for 48 hours as a precautionary measure after 16 of its workers examined constructive for Covid-19 in a day, an official mentioned on Friday.
Sixteen workers of Taj Rishikesh Resort and Spa examined constructive for coronavirus on Thursday, Narendra Nagar SDM Yukta Mishra mentioned.
The resort has been closed for 48 hours throughout which will probably be absolutely sanitised and its complete workers shall be examined for Covid-19, she mentioned.
People who could have are available in contact with the staff of the resort are additionally being traced, the SDM mentioned.
Twenty-three of the resort’s workers have examined constructive for the illness during the last 10 days, well being division sources mentioned.
Twenty-seven recent circumstances of Covid-19 have been reported on Thursday from Muni-ki-Reti space in Tehri district which embrace 16 from Taj Rishikesh Resort and Spa, eight vacationers and three workers of an ashram.
Twenty-two vacationers from Gujarat who had are available in a bus on a 15-day tour of north India through Pushkar, Jaipur, Udaipur, Mathura and Haridwar had examined constructive for the virus on March 23.
Rising circumstances of coronavirus at a time when Haridwar prepares for Kumbh which sees an enormous gathering of devotees is a explanation for concern for the state authorities.
The Uttarakhand dispensation has made it necessary for devotees to convey a unfavorable RT-PCR report not older than 72 hours or a coronavirus vaccination certificates with them.
Kumbh Mela is scheduled to start on April 1.