The cases of Coronavirus in the country have once again started increasing rapidly. The increasing cases of corona have increased the concern of the central and state governments. Colleges in Punjab are seen turning into new hotspots of Corona. Corona cases are being registered in colleges. About 100 students of Government Medical College, Patiala have been found corona infected on Monday. Following which, the district administration had called an emergency meeting and took stock of the situation. Assembly elections are also to be held in Punjab next year.
Medical college students have been asked to vacate the hostel. About 1000 students live in the hostel. Earlier, 93 students were found corona positive in Thapar Engineering College. New cases of corona have also been reported in other colleges.
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Minister in the Punjab government, Rajkumar Verka said that at present the situation is under control. Doctors were posted. Students are being tested.