Jamshedpur 8th July, 2020: East Singhbhum check-post at Domuhoni bridge was shut by the district administration on Monday after an officer tested positive for COVID-19.
As per Sources, the COVID-19 positive staffer had recently gone to Bihar to attend a marriage ceremony without informing the seniors and returned on 1st July, 2020. After coming back from Bihar, he resumed his duty on the following day.
As the employee tested positive for COVID-19 then his 6 collegues who were working with him on that check post and their respected family were put on home quarantine. His home in the Ramnagar area has also been sealed. And their samples for the COVID-19 test have been collected.
Particularly, the district administration had arranged 12 check posts in the district at various entrance points to prepare a list of those who coming from the other districts or states of Jharkhand by road.
Now that the domuhani check-post is shut, those vehicles entering the Steel city from NH-33 have been rerouted to other check posts.