Alappuzha: As a probe into suicide by a newly married couple at Chennithala, near Alappuzha, was underway, it has been confirmed the 20-year-old woman had COVID-19.
Devika Das was found positive for coronavirus. Her husband Jithin was not infected, the Alappuzha Medical College authorities informed on Thursday.
The source of Devika's infection is unknown.
The couple were found dead in their rented home near the Mahatma School in Chennithala.