Out of the 96 people identified who had been to Tablighi Jamaat (religious congregation) at New Delhi, 80 persons have been traced. The remaining 16 are currently staying in other states and efforts are been made to trace and inform the local authorities there.
22 samples out of the 80 persons who have been taken in which 3 are positive and 20 are negative.
Samples of only 22 persons with co-morbid conditions were sent for testing.
The swab samples of 37 primary contacts of the three COVID-19 positive cases which have been identified will be sent for tests.
One person from Belgundi, one from Kasai Galli Camp and one from Hirebagewadi had tested positive for COVID-19 on Friday and have been admitted to the isolation ward at District Hospital Belagavi.
In the afternoon 24 persons were shifted to quarantine centre from BIMS as their tests were negative or had no symptoms.
The lockdown has been intensified in the city after the positive cases.