A rabbi in New York has tested positive for coronavirus


A New York rabbi, who teaches at Yeshiva University’s Washington Heights campus in Manhattan, has tested positive for the coronavirus, according to a statement from the university.

Rabbi Reuven Fink, of the Young Israel of New Rochelle synagogue, had been in self-quarantine after being in contact with an infected congregant.

Yeshiva University said it has reached out to Rabbi Fink’s students and recommended self-quarantining. 

The New York State Health Department has reported 22 cases of coronavirus in the state.

Source: CNN


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