Mumbai: A new research by US Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has proven that 15 minutes of contact with a Covid infected person can result in the transmission of the disease. The research highlights the importance of wearing masks and keeping the social distance of 6 feets.
The interaction with an infected person may lead to the spread the disease even though the affected person doesn’t sneeze or cough. The viral load present in the patients can transfer easily even in very brief interactions. The study had also revealed that Sars Cov 2 virus has evolved with a capability of mass spread.