The father of a person who not too long ago died right here after displaying coronavirus-like signs has been charged for violating pointers issued within the wake of the pandemic on the marriage ceremony ceremony, which had set off the most important an infection chain in Bihar, the district administration stated on Friday.
The FIR was lodged late Thursday towards Ambika Chaudhary, whose son died on June 17, two days after he tied the knot whereas operating a excessive fever, it stated in an announcement.
The physique was cremated by members of the family earlier than the authorities might get wind of the episode. But, testing camps had been arrange on the Deehpali village falling below Paliganj block and out of 259 samples that had been collected, 95 examined optimistic.
Subsequently, all these discovered contaminated had been despatched to isolation centres whereas an inquiry was ordered by District Magistrate Kumar Ravi to look into any violation of norms on the marriage ceremony ceremony.
“It was found that more than 50 people had attended the ceremony and social distancing and wearing of masks was not ensured. Accordingly, BDO Chiranjeev Pandey has lodged an FIR against Chaudhary at Paliganj police station under relevant provisions,” the assertion added.
The groom was a software program engineer based mostly in Gurugram who had returned dwelling within the final week of May to get married. He began displaying signs a couple of days earlier than June 15, the scheduled date of marriage.
The household is alleged to have refused to place off the marriage regardless of requests by the ailing groom.