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T-Series office sealed after caretaker tests positive for COVID-19

The music label's office premises housed a few employees, including the caretaker and security guards, says report.

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With more than 13,000 positive cases and 500 deaths, Mumbai is the hotspot for COVID-19. Yesterday alone, Mumbai recorded 875 new positive cases of COVID-19 patients. One of them is a caretaker of the T-Series office in Andheri, Mumbai. According to reports, the Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) has sealed the office of the music label and film production company. 

The T-Series office was shut down, following the announcement of the nationwide lockdown. But the building housed a few employees, including the caretaker and security guards, according to a report.  The report further claims that the other employees have been taken to hospital for further checkup

"The building was sealed today after the concerned person was taken to a quarantine center. A few others have also been tested, but their results are awaited. Some of the staff include migrants, who could not go back to their hometowns. So, they have been living in the building. There are separate rooms for the staff," a T-Series spokesperson told indianexpress.com.

Currently, Maharashtra has 22,171 positive cases of COVID-19, while the death toll in the state has climbed to 832. 

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