In Hyderabad, 16 positives have been reported from the same family of a bridegroom after his engagement. Total of 22 members from the bridegroom family have been tested and among those 22, 16 were found to be positives. Groom’s father passed away last Saturday even before the test results were Revealed. Breaking the lockdown rules, the engagement ceremony had 200 guests from Dhoolpet region of Hyderabad and the result is 16 positives.
After this revelation, a major spike is expected in the number of Coronavirus cases in GHMC. Similar to to this engagement, two more such group gatherings have been reported in Hyderabad. They were the reason for sudden spike in Coronavirus cases. After an apartment birthday party, 20 members were tested positive for the Coronavirus. Government of Telangana is shocked with the sudden spike in cases because of Lockdown violations.
Telangana officials were just breathing sigh of relief after the cases came down. But now, once again the cases in Telangana, especially in Hyderabad is going up. The Dhoolpet engagement ceremony has become the biggest worry as there were over 200 guests for the event. The Telangana Government is doing all possible to trace the contact and curb the spread further.