Siliguri, 27th March: The entire country is witnessing an atmosphere of panic regarding the novel coronavirus. Amidst the outbreak, the common people are being urged not to believe rumors. However, various news is being circulated through social media due to which several people are in a state of panic.
A few days ago, a piece of news surfaced regarding a Siliguri doctor who has a recent travel history to Indonesia. As he was not under home quarantine after his return on March 19, a rumor circulated that he was infected with COVID-19.
Addressing the media today, the Managing Director of the Nursing Home Dr. CP Sharma stated that the news is not true and he urged the people not to believe false news on social media.