As 20 personnel of the Ludhiana police Commissionerate and two non-public staff on the Police Strains examined constructive for Covid-19 on Monday, public dealing on the police commissioner’s workplace was discontinued and two police stations, division quantity three and quantity 8, shut down for 3 days.
Among the many personnel who examined constructive had been an inspector, a sub-inspector, eight assistant sub-inspectors (ASIs), a head constable, 4 house guard jawans, 4 constables and an accountant. With this, the full variety of police personnel contaminated has gone as much as 76, whereas 31 personnel have recovered.
Police commissioner Rakesh Agarwal mentioned that 5 personnel at division quantity three police station, together with the station home officer (SHO), inspector Satish Kumar, had been contaminated. Others included 4 police personnel from division quantity Eight and two cops deputed on the commissioner’s workplace.
Agarwal mentioned public dealing had been discontinued for 3 days at his workplace and the 2 police stations apart from circumstances of maximum emergency.
Different routine work of the division quantity Eight station could be dealt with by the Sadar police station and that of division quantity three could be sorted by the division #1 station.
Individuals may electronic mail complaints associated to the affected police stations to [email protected], Agarwal mentioned.
The affected workplaces had been being sanitised completely and testing of all contacts are being executed.
Police personnel who feared that they had are available in contact with the contaminated personnel had been suggested to self quarantine and get examined.
Earlier, public dealing had been suspended on the Moti Nagar police station for 2 days after 5 police personnel examined constructive.
The division had already misplaced assistant commissioner of police (ACP, north) Anil Kumar Kohli to Covid-19 on April 18.
Deputy superintendent of police (DSP- investigation) Manmohan Sarna of Khanna, two sub-inspectors and two head constables deputed on the Doraha police station had additionally examined constructive.