60 Covid-19 cases detected among students, staff of IIT-Roorkee, 5 hostels sealed


As many as 60 Covid-19 cases have been detected at the IIT-Roorkee.  Following the detection of the COVID-19 cases, five hostels of IIT-Roorkee have been sealed.


The cases have been found among students and staff of the institute.

Among those who have tested positive, four are critical and are undergoing treatment at a hospital.


Meanwhile, a group of seven students and five teachers at the reputed Doon School in Uttarakhand's Dehradun has tested positive for coronavirus. All the students from Class 9 at Doon School, who have tested positive, have now been quarantined at the premises of the residential school.