The situation in Delhi’s Nizamuddin Markaz premises forced the NSA Ajit Doval to intervene. Around 2 am, he reached to speed up the evacuation process. He also talked to the representatives of the jamaat and convinced him to help to evacuate the place. His intervention helped evacuate 23,61 people within 36 hours. Now, all the evacuated people are put in quarantine.
The attendees were from not only India but also other countries, including the covid-19 affected ones. These are Myanmar, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Nepal, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, England, France, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Sri lank, Algeria, Fiji, and Djibouti.
Since last month, Delhi’s Nizamuddin Markaz has been turning a new coronavirus hotspot as hundred of covid-19 suspected cases emerged from this gathering. More than 2000 people from different countries became a part of the Tablighi- Jammat. Till now, seven people from the Tablighi- Jammat gathering have died, and 24 covid-19 cases have emerged.
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The Delhi Police have been working to evacuate the people who attended the gathering. But the efforts were not so fruitful until the NSA Ajit Doval intervented and talked to the people.
Meanwhile, an FIR has been registered against the maulana of Nizammudin Markaz, including six others. The FIR is registered for violating the orders of government amidst the coronavirus outbreak. SN Shrivastava said the Maulana Saad Kandalwi and six others had been charged for the violation, and the case is filed under the Epidemic Disease Act.