Medical team to screen passengers at Tamil Nadu airport

Last Updated: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 15:31

Tiruchirappalli: A medical team had been formed to screen passengers coming in from Ebola-hit countries to an airport here, S Isakki, Airport Medical officer said here on Monday.

A team led by Deputy Director of Health Ravindran and Corporation health officer Mariappan had started screening suspected passengers from yesterday, he said.
Several passengers from African countries arrive here via Colombo and Dubai.
The passengers were also being monitored for 21 days, he said.

PTI

First Published: Monday, August 18, 2014 - 15:31
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