Sangareddy: Three persons have tested positive for Covid-19 at Garidegama village of Sirgapur Mandal in Sangareddy district on Friday. A 35-year-old man from the village, who migrated to Hyderabad a few years ago, had arrived at the village recently and tested for Covid on May 19.
The health department officials identified the primary contacts of the man and sent them for quarantine. Their samples have been sent to the lab for testing. As they tested positive today, the health department officials were working on to identify their contacts.
With this, the total positive cases of coronavirus reported in the district rose to 16. While 10 of them got discharged from the hospital, there were six cases, including four from the Garidegama village.
A week earlier, a father and son from Patancheru had tested positive for the acute respiratory disease.
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