The virus spreads from person to person through respiratory droplets when an infected person coughs and sneezes. It can also spread through infected surfaces or objects. The chances of spreading are higher when people are in close contact (within 6 feet) of one another..
Stay at home if you feel unwell. Consult a doctor, preferably remotely via a telemedicine platform, if you develop a fever, have a persistent cough, and are experiencing difficulty in breathing.