Panjim: Goa Health Mininster Vishwajit Rane on Saturday said that eight persons from Goa who attended the Tablighi Jamaat convention at Nizamuddin in Delhi have tested negative for Covid 19.
In a tweet, the Health Minister said that result of samples of one of the Jamaat member, who was part of the group of nine, was awaited.
“8 Goans who had attended congregation of Tablighi Jamaat have reported negative for #Covid19, one test report still awaited,” he said.
Forty six persons who had attended the the convention in Delhi are under quarantine after many of them were placed in isolation centres in the state.
Chief Minister Pramod Sawant had recently said that most of the Jamaat members had visited Nizamuddin in February this year and none of them had returned to Goa after March 15.