Man who died in Kochi tests -ve for Covid-19

KOCHI: The 36-year-old man who died in the isolation room on Friday and Saturday night received a negative result for Covid-19, according to the test received Sunday from the National Institute of Virology of Pune.

The body was delivered to his family on Sunday night. The patient had arrived at the airport on Thursday from Malaysia and was sent to the isolation room on Friday. It was later revealed that he had pneumonia.