Roop Lal Kaundal
Mandi, 22 July
A renowned BJP leader and advocate of Mandi town has put all party office bearers and top leadership into fear, after being tested coronavirus positive. BJP leaders sample had been taken after he came into to close contact of a Corona positive driver.
Today 3 person of Mandi district tested positive along with senior bhajpa leader. Bhajpa leader was involved in number of activities at Mandi town and he had also visited dharamshala and Shimla. Sources said that BJP leader also visited Secretariat Shimla and CM office, where he may have met some official and leaders of concern party. Also sources from HP High court state that the saffron leader visited the state high court premises, wherein he is told to have met advocates and others. District administration now started to investigate his contact list and taking all necessary steps to eliminate the danger of infection spread. His driver also found corona positive.
However the third person from Bhamla area of Sarkaghat subdivision also tested positive, was home quarantine. Deputy commissioner Mandi Rugved Thakur stated that we are searching all contact history of tested positive persons and taking all necessary steps according to SOPs. He said that entry for outsider was barred in deputy commissioner office and District Court building for contact tracing today because one of coronavirus positive is advocate and had visited both premises before tested positive.