NIPAH; The results of 16 people were negative and 46 out of 47 people tested had no disease

Health 2021-09-08

newsteamz_NIPAH; The results of 16 people were negative and 46 out of 47 people tested had no disease
  • The test results of 16 people who were on the contact list of the 12-year-old who died due to Nipah were also negative.

  • ith this, out of the total 265 people who were tested out of the total contact number, 46 came out with relief news.

  • Of those on the contact list, 68 are in hospital.

The test results of 16 people who were on the contact list of the 12-year-old who died due to Nipah were also negative. With this, out of the total 265 people who were tested out of the total contact number, 46 came out with relief news.

Of those on the contact list, 68 are in hospital. Of these, 12 have symptoms including fever. The cabinet meeting was directed to bring in the antibodies used for the treatment of Nipah disease from abroad and to check those who show symptoms immediately. The cabinet assessed that the fear of NIPA disease was spreading in the state.

Despite the negative results, the government has directed all those on the contact list to complete the quarantine. Only those who are comfortable at home to sit in the quarantine will be sent to the house for isolation.

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