Know how coronavirus entered Nanjanagudu’s Jubilant Generics pharma from March to May
67 covid-19 infected cases reported at the Jubilant Generics pharma firm in Nanjanagudu. From Nanjanagudu infections spread to Mandya and Vijayapura region in the March to May period. It was the first stage of virus spreading. No workers in this pharma had travelled abroad. It had become a mystery for doctors and scientists. No death cases reported in the cluster.
Nimhans study now revealed that Jubilant Generic pharma had a number of international visitors until mid-February 2020, including visitors from Europe. Prof Ravi at Nimahans hospital said, “ The infections in the Mysore pharma firm cluster involved a virus strain with European lineage. This provides an idea of the origin of the virus in the cluster”.