- Situation occurred in Thorang village of Lahaul, every person became Corona positive
- Corona also spread rapidly in the area around Thorang village
- Tourists were stopped by the administration near the Teling Nallah in the northern part of Rohtang Tunnel.
- The people of the village were surprised, even after following the corona protocol, the virus
- After a person became corona positive, the entire village voluntarily conducted its investigation
Every person living in Thorang village of Lahaul Valley in Himachal Pradesh has been found to be Corona positive. After 52-year-old Bhushan Thakur came to Corona positive here, all the people of the village volunteered to investigate. After which all have been found to be corona positive. Now Lahaul-Spiti Valley has become the most affected district in the state in terms of Corona positive numbers.
After the increase of Corona cases in the Lahaul Valley, the administration allowed tourists to reach the Taling Nalla near the north portal of Rohtang tunnel. After that tourists were banned, they were not allowed to enter the villages of Lahaul. Villages beyond the tunnel have been converted into containment zones.
Most of the villagers went to Kullu due to cold
According to officials, Thorang village along the Manali-Leh highway has just 42 residents. Most of the people here have migrated to Kullu due to winter. Villagers voluntarily conducted their investigation a few days ago. Of the total 42 samples of the village, 41 were tested positive.
They were still positive after following the protocol
Bhushan Thakur said, ‘I am living in a separate room and have been making my own food for the last four days. I was living with members of my family until I was discovered to be Corona positive. Until we came to know about the results. However, I followed all the protocols such as cleaning hands, wearing masks, following social distancing. People should not take this disease lightly. As winter season gets on, people should take extra precautions. ‘
The crowd was busy in religious programs
According to sources, the villagers had gathered at a place a few days ago during a religious program. Now the people of the village say that due to this reason the corona has spread viral among the people. Apart from this village, a large number of people have been found corona positive in the surrounding areas.
The situation in the area is getting terrible
The Chief Medical Officer of Lahaul-Spiti, Dr. Paljor said that his team is requesting people to come forward and get their investigation done. So far 856 people have come positive in the district. Tested positive. Large-scale infection has also become a concern in Spiti villages. In Spiti, the Corona report of 39 residents of Rangarik village came out positive on 28 October. In the small village of Hurling, Spiti, 19 people were found corona positive.