The new wave of coronavirus in Gujarat has hit the country's premier educational institution Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. Almost 40 people including students and professors at IIM Ahmedabad have tested positive for the virus, news agency ANI reports.
"40 people including students and professors at the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad have tested positive for Covid-19," said Mehul Acharya, Deputy Health Officer, Ahmedabad Municipal Corporation, ANI tweets.
The Gandhinagar campus of the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) has also seen a rise in infections. Around 25 students of IIT Gandhinagar have tested positive for Covid-19.
The IIM-A has been conducting RT-PCR tests for all students and community members free, and in view of new cases, the frequency of testing has been increased.