COVID19: Kashmir’s first positive case recovers fully, tests negative
Srinagar, Mar 30: The elderly lady from Khanyar area of
Srinagar, who was the first one to be tested positive for Coronavirus in
Kashmir has tested negative after completely recovering from the infraction.
Dr G H Yatoo Nodal officer for COVID-19 at SKIMS said the samples
of 67- year -old lady who was tested positive on March 30 were again collected
and sent to viral Diagnostic and Research Lab, from where the results came as
“She is still at the Institute (SKIMS) and will be kept in
quarantine for a period of 14 days after that it will be decided whether or not
to discharge her,” the doctor said.
“She is fine and the anti- viral drugs recommend by World
Health Organization has helped her to recover and is undergoing treatment at
isolation ward,” he added.
Pertinently there are 41 cases of Coronavirus so far with
two deaths and two recoveries. (KNO)