A tweet by Srinagar District Administration confirms that a COVD-19 patient in Jammu and Kashmir was associated with an NGO distributing PPE kits.
According to an article by the Kashmir Times, the government had confirmed that an NGO member who tested positive for coronavirus had a travel history but despite that, he preferred to distribute relief material and masks among people. It also states that two KAS officers along with the supporting staff have been deputed for the purpose to ensure strict adherence to all guidelines issued from time to time.
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