114 travellers from Dubai quarantined in Pune

114 travellers from Dubai quarantined in Pune

As many as 114 passengers who arrived here from Dubai by a SpiceJet flight on Friday were put in mandatory quarantine though no passenger on the aircraft showed any major symptoms of coronavirus, a senior official said.

Another passenger, who had mild cough, was taken to the civic-run Naidu Hospital, the official said.

All passengers coming from Dubai are kept under observation irrespective of their health condition.

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SpiceJet's Dubai-Pune flight, carrying 115 Indians, landed at the Lohegaon Airport here in the early hours of Friday.

Though 114 passengers did not show any symptoms of the infection after screening, they were sent for mandatory quarantine at a facility in Saras Baug area, the official said. 

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