J&K Bank branch closed after 8 employees tested Covid positive


Tangmarg: The authorities on Thursday closed Jammu and Kashmir Bank’s business unit in Tangmarg area of Baramulla district after eight employees tested positive for Covid-19.

Official sources told Kashmir News Service (KNS) that eight bank employees of main branch Tangmarg tested positive for Covid-19 today, following which the unit was closed for public dealing.

They said that the employees who tested positive have been advised to go for self-isolation.

“All the close contacts of these employees are being traced, while necessary precautions have also been taken to avoid further spread of the virus,” the officials said.