Coronavirus Terror: Siliguri man with travel history to Dubai, has been put under home quarantine

Siliguri, 20th March: In an official letter to the Darjeeling District Magistrate, the Matigara Block Development Officer (BDO), on Thursday, informed that an individual identified as Dawa Norbu Sherpa, a Date Entry Operator posted at Matigara Panchayat Samity, along with his sister and her child returned from Dubai on March 18.


As per the letter, a driver, named Milan Gurung, drove them to the Matigara Office premises where they stayed at the quarter of Matigara Panchayat Samity. They also shared a meal. While Gurung drove towards Darjeeling, Dawa N. Sherpa came to the office and worked the entire day and was in close contact with other staff and all the official equipment.

The BDO further informed that after the officials were notified regarding the matter, Sherpa has been asked to be in home isolation for two weeks.


One thought on “Coronavirus Terror: Siliguri man with travel history to Dubai, has been put under home quarantine

  1. S Tshering says:

    Do we call the action of Dawa Norbu Sherpa an act of ignorance or an act of defiance!!
    If DAWA NORBU SHERPA , is educated enough to understand the gravity of the situation the whole world is undergoing, he should realise that his defying action has been criminal, i.e. punishable .

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