People arriving at any other airport than Raipur, from foreign tour, and then returning to Chhattisgarh via train, bus or other transport are also requested to stay in home isolation
Raipur, March 21
Health Department has appealed all the passengers reaching Raipur from Mumbai at 11.45 am via Air India Flight no. AI-651 on March 15 to stay in home isolation.
One of the passengers on this flight has been found COVID-19 positive. Health Department has requested people returning from their tour to corona-affected nations such as China, Democratic Republic of Korea, France, England, Germany, Spain, Italy, Iran, Phillipines, Afghanistan, Malasia ad others, arriving at airports other than Raipur and then returning to Chhattisgarh via train, bus, or other transport have also been requested to stay in home isolation.
Health Department has requested the passengers to strictly follow the guidelines regarding home isolation for 14 days, to ensure personal safety as well as public health security. Such people should stay only in one room of the house. Only one member should provide necessary items to the isolated person, while wearing masks and gloves. In case, the isolated person complaints of symptoms such as fever, cough and difficulty in breathing, then as a precautionary measure contact the nearby government hospital and get their health checkup done, and provide all the information required. For any query or problem, contact Chief Medical and Health Officer of the respective district or call on toll-free number 104.