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With 20+ cases, Bhilwara fights Covid-19 and stigma too


Bhilwara town has been under curfew for a week now and the figures from Bhilwara have raised concerns at the Centre. Eighteen positive Covid-19 cases have been detected in Bhilwara, including five in the past two days, out of the 41 total confirmed cases across the state.

NEW DELHI: “Do not equate Bhilwara with Italy; the situation is under control here,” Rajasthan health minister Raghu Sharma said on Thursday, objecting to the local media coverage of the town of about 400,000 people which has been characterised as the epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak in the state.

Bhilwara town has ...


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