Vegetable vendor, four family members test COVID-19 positive in Guwahati


GUWAHATI: Five members of the same family have tested positive for COVID-19 at Jaymati Nagar, Pandu in Guwahati. First, Manik Paul, a vegetable seller had tested positive for COVID-19. Following that four other members of his family also tested positive.

“Manik Paul used to sell clothes at fancy Bazaar. After lockdown, he started selling vegetables in our area. All the family members of Paul tested COVID-19 positive,” said a local resident.

According to reports, another person from the same area has been found COVID-19 positive. He also came into contact with Manik.

It has been suspected that many people might have come into contact with the vegetable vendor.

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