Hyderabad : State has intensified efforts to locate all those who returned from religious congregations at Nizamuddin, as reports indicate all six of the COVID-19 fatalities in Telangana had attended the same.
On Monday, Telangana Chief Minister's Office announced the death of six of coronavirus, who participated in the religious event in Nizamuddin from 13-15 March, and state intensified efforts to locate all who returned from the event and to trace their contact trail.
Two died in Gandhi Hospital while one each died in Apollo Hospital, Global Hospital, Nizamabad and Gadwal.
It seems the deceased had come in contact with many before he tested positive and isolated.
While the authorities have identified and quarantined some of the people who had come in contact with the deceased, the possibility of many people not coming forward to own up is very strong.
The state government is seeking cooperation from all those persons who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat at the Markaz mosque in Nizamuddin between March 13 and March 15.