As many as 19 folks dwelling on the Indian Institute of Science (IISc) campus, together with college students, college, employees, and their members of the family have examined optimistic for COVID-19 as of July 31.
On retesting inside just a few days of the primary take a look at, 12 out of the 15 COVID-19 optimistic college students who keep within the hostels have examined unfavorable, IISc mentioned in a press release.
Most of them have been discovered to be asymptomatic and are being handled in a covid care centre managed by the campus Well being Centre docs.
All measures in accordance with the protocol specified by Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) have been taken and the containment protocol is in place with respect to disinfection and sanitisation of hostels and departments to which the sufferers belong to, IISc mentioned.
Pensioners and workers who dwell off-campus have additionally been affected and about 34 of them have examined optimistic, the assertion added.