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Govt plans five large coronavirus-dedicated hospitals as cases rise

The government was looking to have large, at least four or five, dedicated COVID19 hospitals in the country to isolate and treat the patients

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Coronavirus | Health Ministry | medical costs

Sohini Das Gireesh Babu & Samreen Ahmad  |  Mumbai, Chennai, Bengaluru 



cases in India continue to grow and the rapid screening method is likely to only increase the number of suspect COVID19 positive cases in the country. India is yet to enter stage 3 (or community transmission) of the pandemic, but the government is gearing up for eventual adversities.

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First Published: Wed, March 18 2020. 21:39 IST

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