September 20, 2020 09:44 AM

  Chandigarh (Face2News)

25 journalists reported to have been tested positive for covid 19 on Saturday.

Mr. Saurabh Duggal, Secretary General of the Chandigarh Press club, said, a special two days camp for Covid-19 was organized in the club press premises in association with Chandigarh Administeration, where 25 journalists were tested positive.

The Club governing council wishes all of them speedy recovery. 

While five journalists are from print media, including two reporters, 20 are from electronic media, including three camerapersons, 14 desk staffers and an anchor. Two people from the administration of a news channel were also found positive. 

“Family members of the journalists found positive were also called for testing, during which four more cases surfaced. A total of 160 people attended the camp, and all of them underwent antigen testing,” said Birender Rawat, president of Chandigarh Press Club. 

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