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Nizamuddin: Govt scrambles to contain Covid-19 fallout; 5,000 quarantined

Authorities attributed the big spike in the numbers of confirmed coronavirus cases largely to the Tablighi Jamaat congregation

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A health worker sanitises an area near Nizamuddin mosque, after people who attended the religious congregation at Tabligh-e-Jamaat's Markaz, tested postive for Covid-19. Photo: PTI

In a sweeping nationwide hunt, authorities across states have identified more than 6,000 people who attended the Nizamuddin Tablighi Jamaat congregation, the biggest Covid-19 hotspot in India, as more than

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First Published: Apr 2 2020 | 10:06 AM IST

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