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Dried 'Poori' Being Served To Quarantined Sanitation Workers In UP's Azamgarh

A video, which has surfaced on social media, purportedly shows the sanitation workers throwing the food packets with dried 'poori' in dustbins.

Dried 'Poori' Being Served To Quarantined Sanitation Workers In UP's Azamgarh
A homeless man sleeps as another smokes a bidi or hand-rolled cigarette as they spend time on a pavement during lockdown to prevent the spread of new coronavirus. | AP Photo.
Dried 'Poori' Being Served To Quarantined Sanitation Workers In UP's Azamgarh
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2020-04-26T16:28:37+05:30

Sanitation workers quarantined at the government medical college in Azamgarh are allegedly being served only dried 'poori' in breakfast, prompting the administration to form a team to probe the incident.

A video, which has surfaced on social media, purportedly shows the sanitation workers throwing the food packets with dried 'poori' in dustbins.

District magistrate NP Singh said, "A clarification in this regard has been sought from the medical college administration and a team has been constituted under the Chief Medical Officer to probe the incident."

The contractual sanitation workers are quarantined by the medical college administration in batches. 

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