Indian Navy sets up Quarantine Camp at INS Vishwakarma

Date: 2020-03-20 12:26:48

A Quarantine Camp has been set up by the Indian Navy at INS Vishwakarma in Eastern Naval Command (ENC) for Indian nationals who are being evacuated from COVID-19 affected countries. The move aims to augment India's fight against the spread of Coronavirus.

♦ The Camp has been fully equipped to accommodate nearly 200 personnel with all suitable facilities and other arrangements.
♦ As per the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, the evacuated personnel will be closely monitored to ensure Social Distancing and under medical supervision by a team of naval personnel and medical professionals of ENC.
♦ As a precautionary measure, the evacuated persons will be kept under quarantine for fourteen days.
♦ Indian Navy aims to ensure adequate preventive care is provided to all evacuated personnel and to prevent the spread of the virus.