Mizoram: COVID positive doctor throws physical distancing to wind
AIZAWL| JULY 24, 2020:
A doctor working in Zoram Medical College (ZMC) and two other medical staff from City Hospital have been booked for playing futsal and defying lockdown safety rules.
The doctor who has been treating COVID-19 patients was found to be positive.
Activist Vanramchhuangi filed an FIR at Bawnkawn police station stating that the doctor was found to be COVID-19 positive on Monday and was playing futsal with the other two medical staff the same evening in Durtlang Leitan locality.
She has also demanded legal action against the doctor for acting selfishly, endangering the safety of others and claimed that allowing the sport event to take place despite the curfew was disrespectful to the government.
Meanwhile, Managing Director Johny Zahmingthat of Grace Nursing Home and Research Centre denied that the sports event was organised by the administration.