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Doctor dies of Coronavirus in Eluru

Eluru, Jun 29 (UNI) A doctor, tested positive for Coronavirus, died in a hotel room here on Sunday night.
Police said that the 33-year-old deceased completed his MBBS and doing his MD in ASRIMS here.
Since the classes were cancelled due to Coronavirus, he worked at a private hospital for a few days where he was contracted with Coronavirus.
Police suspect that as part of home quarantine, he took a room in the lodge to treat himself for the disease. The body of the doctor was found lying on the bed.
The police found antibiotics and other medicines, which were used to cure Coronavirus in the hotel room.
The deceased doctor belonged to Visakhapatnam and the police informed his parents about his death.
Meanwhile, Circle Inspector of Three town police station and his family members were tested positive for Coronavirus in Eluru.
The health and sanitation staff had taken up super sanitation and preventive measures inside and on the other side the police station. Tests were being conducted to all the police personnel of the police station, police said.
As many as 988 positive cases had been reported in West Godavari district so far.
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