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.