Guwahati: Dr. Lithikesh had food at Dental College canteen


GUWAHATI: Dr. Lithikesh D S, the COVID-19 post graduate student of Gauhati Medical College and Hospital (GMCH) reportedly had food at the canteen of Regional Dental College in Guwahati. According to reports, the girl student of Dental College who tested COVID-19 positive had come into contact with him as she was assisting COVID-19 team of GMCH.

The girl student was assisting COVID-19 team of GMCH from April 25 and May 1. She reportedly came into contact with Dr. Lithikesh during this period. According to reports Lithikesh also had food at Dental College canteen.

“She was under self-quarantine since May 1. We tested four girls who were working with the GMCH team. Among them she tested positive. She is safe,” said a doctor of Regional Dental College.

Meanwhile, the health department has arranged testing of swabs of 40 boarders of girls hostel of Regional Dental College, Guwahati.