Q. Consider the following statements with respect to tomato flu:
1.It is a contactless flu which spreads through the air.
2.It is caused by intestinal viruses and is rare among adults due to their strong immunity.
Select the correct codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] .2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Tomato flu or tomato fever can spread from one person to another through contact with an infected person. “It spreads from person to person just like a common cold, through contact with the patient’s secretions including stool, for example during a diaper change in child care facilities.

Statement 2: Tomato flu is caused by intestinal viruses and is rare among adults due to their strong immunity.

Source: https://www.hindustantimes.com/photos/news/tomato-flu-all-you-need-to-know-about-the-new-contagious-disease-in-india-affecting-children-101661162182258-3.html