Malappuram Collector, Deputy Collector, 20 officials test Covid positive
Malappuram: Triggering panic in the district, Collector K Gopalakrishnan tested positive for Covid-19 on Friday. Deputy Collector, sub collector and 20 other senior officials in the district also tested positive for the infection.
Malappuram SP U Abdul Kareem tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday. Abdul Kareem led the rescue operations in the Karipur flight crash tragedy.
The situation in the district is grim as the Collectorate is turning into a Covid cluster.
It is to be noted that the number of Covid cases in the district has been on the increase, over 200 cases, for past few days.
It is reported that many officials confirmed of the disease had been involved in the rescue operations at Karipur flight crash site.