More than 150 army personnel who participated in the upcoming Republic Day parade have been found to be Covid-19 positive. According to The Hindu’s report, the soldiers found positive have been quarantined and are being treated. These soldiers were part of the march on Rajpath on 26 January. According to an army source, about 150 army personnel who have participated in the Republic Day and Army Day parades have been found to be Kovid-19 positive.
According to a report, army sources said that the soldiers who took part in the parade were tested. Some of them were found to be positive. All jawans are asymptomatic. Soldiers have been removed from Delhi Cantonment. According to Hindu’s report, another source said that protocols have been put in place to organize the parade safely. Thousands of soldiers visit the national capital every year to participate in the annual Republic Day as well as the Army Day parade.