Coronavirus Outbreak: Air India headquarters in Delhi sealed for two days after employee tests positive for COVID-19

The employee posted at the Gurudwara Rakabganj Road building tested positive for coronavirus on Monday evening, he said.

Press Trust of India May 12, 2020 15:52:39 IST
Coronavirus Outbreak: Air India headquarters in Delhi sealed for two days after employee tests positive for COVID-19

New Delhi: Air India has sealed its headquarters in Delhi for two days to conduct a thorough sanitisation of the building after an employee tested positive for the coronavirus , officials said on Tuesday.

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Air India headquarters has been sealed for two days. ANI

"Airlines House has been sealed for Tuesday and Wednesday," an official said. The employee posted at the Gurudwara Rakabganj Road building tested positive on Monday evening, he said.

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The government-run Air India is the only airline participating in the Vande Bharat Mission, under which the carrier would operate 64 flights between 7 May and 14 May to repatriate around 15,000 stranded Indians from 12 countries on a payment basis.

India has been under a lockdown since 25 March to curb the spread of the virus, which has infected more than 70,000 people and killed around 2,290 people in the country till now.

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