5 COVID-19 sufferers, who fled from a Nagpur-based government-run hospital whereas present process remedy, had been caught on Sunday, a senior official mentioned.
In line with the Railway Safety Drive (RPF) official, the 5 sufferers had run away from the power Sunday morning and boarded a prepare to Bihar. They had been caught at Betul railway station in neighbouring Madhya Pradesh.
“A guard on the hospital knowledgeable the RPF about their escape, following which our personnel launched a search. One of many sufferers was a lady who had delivered a child not too long ago and had later examined constructive for coronavirus,” he mentioned.
“After being tipped-off, the RPF group went by way of the CCTV footage, which revealed that they boarded the Bihar-bound Sanghamitra Specific. Because the prepare had already left the Nagpur station, the Betul RPF unit was knowledgeable about these 5 contaminated passengers,” the official mentioned.
That unit instantly acted on it and the 5 sufferers had been introduced again to the Nagpur hospital in an ambulance from Betul, he mentioned.