Covid spreading among police officers in TVM
Thiruvananthapuram: Covid-19 is spreading fast among police officers in the capital city. A total of 25 police officials, including 2 sub-inspectors, were confirmed Covid positive so far. The cops are in the forefront of implementing Covid protocol.
During the first wave of the pandemic, many police officers were affected with the disease in Thiruvananthapuram. When the second wave started, not many cases were reported among the cops. However, disease transmission seems to increase among them from this week.
Among the 25 new Covid cases among police officers, 12 are from Peroorkada station, 7 from city special branch and 6 from Cantonment station. Meanwhile, complaints arose that when police officers test Covid positive, those who came in contact with them are not allowed to remain in quarantine pointing out the workload.