New Delhi, April 10 -- The news of a traffic police personnel testing positive for Covid-19 in their locality had spread like wildfire in south-east Delhi's Kalkaji Police Colony on Wednesday morning.

Some residents dialled the police station and the civic authorities. Others rang up the local resident welfare association to find out about the case.

The queries ranged from how safe was the colony to if the patient's family needed any help. Some made requests for spraying disinfectant in the area.

Deepak Dhingra, a social activist and resident of Kalkaji's K-block, said, "As the news got circulated, I got frantic calls from some residents. There were many who suggested that the whole neighbourhood must be sanitised more frequently. We hav...