Four people working in an industrial unit in the cuncolim industrial estate have tested positive for Covid-19, making it the third unit in the industrial area to be affected by the pandemic. The steel plant has been temporarily closed. Sources said that of the 47 swab samples taken from Cuncolim and surrounding areas, 16 were from those working in this industrial estate, out of which four tested positive.
Meanwhile, eight new cases were detected in areas under the Margao urban health centre on Tuesday, taking to the tally of Covid positive cases to 55. The cases under the jurisdiction of Vasco PHC shot to 356 on Tuesday. Eleven new cases were detected on Tuesday in areas coming under the jurisdiction of the Cortalim PHC.
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