8 more boxers test positive, number of NIS COVID rises to 26

New Delhi: Eight more boxers tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday at the ongoing men’s national camp in NIS, Patiala, bringing the total number of cases to 26, but all those infected complain of “relatively mild symptoms”.

After 18 campers, 12 boxers and six support staff came back positive for the virus on Wednesday, another eight were added after another round of testing.