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RML hospital dean tests positive for coronavirus

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Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

The Dean ofthe Atal Bihari Vajpayee Institute of Medical Sciencesat the Ram Manohar LohiaHospitalhere has tested positive for coronavirus infection.

Dr Rajeev Sood, who is looking after the management of COVID-19 manpower at the hospital, tested positivefor the infection on Saturday.

He is now under home isolation and contact tracing has been initiated by hospital authorities.

"I have feverand mild upper respiratoryinfection and got myselftested for came out positive. I am under home isolation now," Dr Sood, who is also the head of the department of urology, told PTI over phone.

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First Published: Sun, May 24 2020. 12:04 IST