New Delhi, May 8 -- Days after the caretaker of a shelter in central Delhi's Jhandewalan was infected with Covid-19, four occupants from the shelter too tested positive for the disease on Friday morning.

Shelter number-14 serves over 50 people and they share common toilets and other facilities. Since the caretaker was tested, the shelter management decided to test those that showed symptoms. With the new cases, the rest will likely be quarantined.

According to Prabhas Chaudhary, supervisor of a cluster of nine such shelters in the area, said that the report has come positive for actually five occupants but because of a spelling mistake, authorities were not able to identify the other patient. "Nine persons with symptoms like fever and sor...