May 20,Kathmandu-Two policemen working at the Metropolitan Police Circle, Kalimati have been confirmed to be infected with COVID-19.
Chief of the Metropolitan Police Circle, Kalimati, Rugam Kunwar said that the police division and women’s cell in the circle have also been sealed.
A test conducted by the National Public Health Laboratory in Teku on Tuesday showed a corona infection in a SAI and a youth, police said.
At present, there is a women’s and children’s cell and a traffic circle in the Kalimati Circle premises and it is said that their food and accommodation are in the same place. It is said that there are about 200 policemen working there. He said that there were two ‘plainclothed’policemen in the Kalimati area who were infected.
Kunwar said that a team from the Ministry of Health is preparing to take samples of the swabs of everyone working there today. At present, police have been mobilized from other circles to provide security around the Kalimati area.