NIPAH: The situation is worrying, with symptoms for two health workers

Health 2021-09-05

newsteamz_NIPAH: The situation is worrying, with symptoms for two health workers
  • The situation in Kozhikode confirmed by the NIPAH is worrying.

  • Symptoms of the virus in two people in contact with a dead child.

  • he symptom was diagnosed by two health workers who treated the child.

The situation in Kozhikode confirmed by the NIPAH is worrying. Symptoms of the virus in two people in contact with a dead child. The symptom was diagnosed by two health workers who treated the child. They will be shifted to a separate ward for monitoring, officials said.

The child's route map was prepared and a list of those in contact was prepared. There are 158 people involved. Of these, 20 are in primary contact. The route map is designed for those in contact with the child to enter the isolation.

At no point, however, was the child Covid positive. The health workers at the hospital where the child was treated have been asked to go for isolation. Health Minister Veena George arrived in Kozhikode this morning to attend the meeting. The minister said that the NIPA control room has been started in Kozhikode. Various medical teams are visiting Chathamangalam and its environs.

A high-level meeting is still being held at the Kozhikode District Collectorate to review the situation. Ministers from the district AK Shashindran, Mohammad Riyaz, and Ahmed Devarkovil are also camping in the area considering the special circumstances. The central government has said it will provide all possible assistance to the state to prevent the outbreak.

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