COVID-19: 4 employees in Maha secretariat test positive

Maharashtra: 4 employees in secretariat test positive for coronavirus

Mantralaya is currently working with thin attendance in view of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown. (Credit: AFP Photo)

The Maharashtra secretariat, Mantralaya, will remain shut for the next two days in view of four employees testing positive for coronavirus, an official said on Tuesday.

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The affected employees of a state government department have been shifted to a state-run hospital for further treatment, he said.

In a circular, Additional Chief Secretary (Services), General Administration, Sitaram Kunte, stated that the Mantralaya would remain closed on April 29 and 30 for sanitisation.

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The general administration department has announced to undertake sanitisation work in the entire building, the official added.

Mantralaya is currently working with thin attendance in view of the coronavirus-enforced lockdown.