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Following a surge in Covid cases, the state government has issued a new circular in connection with the isolation or quarantine of the patients who were given their nasopharyngeal swabs for Covid 19 infection and are awaiting their test results.
The government, in a new circular issued on Friday, stated that the patients awaiting results should isolate themselves till the results are delivered to them. If any result awaiting individual found behaving irresponsibly like going outdoors, for work or socializing, this shall invite authority to take stringent action against them under Epidemic Act, said the circular.
Meanwhile, the Dharwad district COVID positivity rate reached 14.86%, and the state COVID positivity rate jumped to 16.64%.
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