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Posted: Apr 24 (19:49)
Last Response: Apr 24 (19:53)
The second wave of the Covid-19 has infected 2,251 railway doctors, officials and employees working under East Central Railway (ECR) so far. At least half a dozen railway employees under the ECR have also succumbed to the deadly virus so far.
ECR chief public relations officer (CPRO) Rajesh Kumar said more than 500 frontline railway staff, including 140 station masters, 300 loco pilots and 70 guards, besides 13 doctors have tested positive for Covid-19. A few of them are undergoing treatment at Danapur railway hospital and private nursing homes in Patna, he said, adding that a fresh advisory has been issued for the frontline railway staff to follow Covid-19 protocols strictly.According to sources, out of the 2251 positive cases, Pt Deen Dayal