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Coronavirus: UK national tests positive, offloaded with 289 others in Kochi

The flight left for Dubai in the afternoon after the 20 passengers were detained

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Coronavirus | Health Ministry | health care

Press Trust of India  |  Kochi 



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Medics wearing protective suits interact with each other outside an isolation ward, set up in view of coronavirus pandemic in Kochi. PTI

At least 289 passengers of a Dubai-bound flight were offloaded at the airport here on Sunday shortly before takeoff after a UK among them tested positive for novel coronavirus, official sources said here.

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First Published: Sun, March 15 2020. 13:55 IST

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