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Covid-19 positive man tries to end life

Mangalore Today News Network

Mangaluru, June 30, 2020:    A  migrant worker from Uttarakhand who was  working in an under construction  building near Hampankatta, and was tested positive for Covid-19 attempted to commit suicide just as  measures were taken to shift him to a hospital on June 29, Monday.



It is learnt  the worker who had shown Covid-19 symptoms was subject to a throat swab test which had come positive. Following this the officials had arrived to shift him to Wenlock Covid-19 Hospital. However he tried to escape. When officials chased him, he tried to end his life.  Finally, the Bunder cops managed to persuade him and shifted him to Wenlock Hospital.