Prisoner in Camp Jail tested positive of coronavirus

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The Punjab health department has confirmed that a prisoner in Camp Jail has been tested positive with coronavirus on Tuesday. This prisoner was returned from Italy last month and was arrested in a narcotics case, provincial health department said in a statement. The prisoner who was shifted to jail in the first week of the month, had complained of fever on March 18, jail authorities said. The prisoner has been shifted to hospital after being tested positive for the virus.