Recently a corona positive case has been reported from Silchar Medical College & Hospital (SMCH) with no travel history is an ominous sign for Barak Valley.
Increasing number of positive cases in Assam on the other hand cases with no travel history has created cause of concern for the state. In Such a situation people should be conscious enough for self protection and also the society from community transmission.
Khalilur Rahman a resident of Badarpur in Karimganj district who was tested corona positive with no travel history. He was tested COVID-19 as per medical protocol before taking him to the operation theater.
Immediately the Surgery Department was sealed and on-duty doctors, other health staff were quarantined in a Hotel at Silchar. Prominent surgeon Dr. Siddhartha Bhattacharjee was also Quarantined in this connection. Now the administration is searching for the root of the virus transmission.