Kerala: 497 under observation in Kozhikode for coronavirus

KOZHIKODE: A total of 497 people, including 182 who arrived in Kozhikode on Thursday, were quarantined in homes and hospitals. Outside of this, seven people with suspected symptoms of Covid-19 are being held in isolation at the Kozhikode Government Beach and General Hospital.

District medical officer Dr. reported that health department authorities also released seven people, including two admitted to the Kozhikode Government Medical School Hospital and five from Kozhikode Beach General Hospital on the day after they tested negative for Covid-19. Health department authorities have also collected samples from four people for analysis. Of the 65 samples collected so far, 60 of them were negative for Covid-19.

The District Medical Office also conducted an awareness program for civilian station personnel that day.