At least 53 journalists in Mumbai have tested positive for Covid-19, Huffpost reported on Monday citing Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation officials. The number is expected to increase.
BMC Health Committee member Amey Ghole told HuffPost India that samples of 167 journalists had been sent for testing. â€œOut of 167 samples, 53 have come positive for Covid-19,â€ he said. â€œThe number could go up.â€ These 53 journalists include reporters, cameramen of news channels and photojournalists.