The Covid-19 infection has been confirmed in the wife and son of an advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor GC Moormoo, whereas on Monday a total of 18 new cases, including two relatives of the Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, have been reported till noon and one has died, whereas, 1637 people have been infected so far. Officials said that the advisors are in isolation at the Special Facility Hospital in Reasi district and his wife and son are also kept in the same hospital.
Officials said that the wife and son of the Lt. Governor's advisor had returned from Delhi a few days ago and stayed in a guest house. They said the test results of their samples came on Sunday night in which they were found infected, whereas both have been admitted to Sri Mata Vaishno Devi Narayana Super Specialty Hospital for treatment now and the samples of the consultant have been sent for examination. Officials said samples would be collected by locating the people who came in contact with them in the guest house, besides this the Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor has also been quarantined in a guest house at Narayana Hospital.