At least 360 college students who stay within the hostel underwent Covid-19 test, of which 39 from Classes 9 and 10 have contracted the an infection, well being officer Mahesh Patil of the Latur Municipal Corporation stated.
The contaminated college students are from Classes 9 and 10, he stated.
Sixty educating and non-educating employees work on the hostel premises, and of these 30 underwent the test and 5 are contaminated, he stated.
Test studies of the remaining staffers can be out there by the top of the day, he stated.
The exams have been carried out, after one of the women from the hostel examined positive for the an infection, following which 13 of her roommates have been additionally discovered to be contaminated, Patil stated.
The contaminated college students and staff have been quarantined at a authorities hostel close to the town, the official added.