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Govt scrambles to contain crisis at Nizamuddin after six coronavirus deaths

Move comes after 6 from Telangana who attended event at Markaz died of virus

Coronavirus | Delhi government | Lockdown

Ruchika Chitravanshi  |  New Delhi 

People who showed coronavirus symptoms being taken to various hospitals from Nizamuddin in New Delhi on Tuesday 	Photo: Dalip Kumar
People who showed coronavirus symptoms being taken to various hospitals from Nizamuddin in New Delhi on Tuesday Photo: Dalip Kumar

As the clear blue skies reverberated with the sounds of the azaan (call for prayer), men lined up wearing protective masks outside the Markaz in New Delhi’s Nizamuddin — the new hotspot of the disease (Covid-19) — waiting to be escorted to quarantine facilities.



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First Published: Wed, April 01 2020. 00:02 IST