In an alarming progress, 72 additional troopers of the Condition Reserve Law enforcement Power (SRPF) posted in Gadchiroli analyzed Covid-19 optimistic on Saturday, officials claimed listed here.
The exam experiences of these 72, from a battalion of about 600 who joined obligation final week, came out Covid beneficial on Saturday and they have been despatched into quarantine.
Other than, the district currently has a different 42 SRPF adult males, 87 Central Reserve Police Force jawans and two Border Protection Force personnel who have analyzed constructive, totalling to 203.
A different 2-3 troopers have not too long ago recovered from coronavirus and are getting ready to resume typical responsibilities as per the protocols, mentioned the official.
1,200 troopers drawn from several central forces deployed
They are amid a whole of 1,200 troopers drawn from numerous central forces who have been deployed all around the delicate district to regulate the Maoist menace moreover encouraging out the state law enforcement in a variety of obligations.
Whilst the CRPF and BSF jawans hail from all in excess of India, the SRPF guys arrive from numerous districts in the condition and all go through a necessary Covid-19 examination within a 7 days soon after reaching below.
The district authorities and the different armed models have built ample arrangements for the isolation and treatment of all people who have tested optimistic, stated the official.