In a first, a Supreme Court employee has tested positive for novel coronavirus (COVID-19) infection.
The Class IV employee of the top court had last reported to work on April 16th, 2020.
Two registrars of the apex court and the family members of the affected persons have been put under quarantine.
The Health Department has launched contact tracing of the COVID-19 affected patient. Also, efforts are being made to screen all those who attended the Supreme Court on April 16th, 2020 and came in contact with the affected person.
As per reports, the patient suffered from fever for two days after reporting to work on April 16th, 2020.
The person tested positive for COVID-19 on April 27th, 2020. He is now undergoing treatment at a government hospital.
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