Kerala probes into calls made to Covid-19 cured persons

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Kerala probes into calls made to Covid-19 cured persons

Kerala probes into calls made to Covid-19 cured persons

IANS   ¦    Apr 26, 2020 04:12:28 PM (IST)

Kerala probes into calls made to Covid-19 cured persons-1Kasargod: The Kerala health authorities, here on Sunday, begun a probe into calls made to coronavirus cured people.

In Kasargode district, which once had highest number of COVID-19 cases is now breathing easy. It is said that attempts were made to contact ten Covid-19 cured people by unidentified persons.

Most of these callers wanted to know from the cured persons their treatment regime.

"Me, one of my friends and my wife received calls. The caller wanted to know details about our being cured," said a Covid-19 cured person.

"I got a call from Bengaluru. The caller said he was calling from the Corona Cell. I got suspicious. When I started asking questions, the call was disconnected," said another person.

At present, there are 16 Covid-19 active cases and 159 people have recovered.

A Kasargod district medical official said there was no reason for making calls.