Kodagu's only COVID-19 patient who was discharged gets re-admitted for fever

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Kodagu's only COVID-19 patient who was discharged gets re-admitted for fever

Kodagu's only COVID-19 patient who was discharged gets re-admitted for fever

SC AN   ¦    Apr 15, 2020 08:22:44 PM (IST)

Kodagu\'s only COVID-19 patient who was discharged gets re-admitted for fever-1Kodagu: A man who was recently released from the hospital after making a full recovery from COVID-19, has been re-admitted to the hospital.

According to reports, the man from Ketumotte in Virajpet, had complained of a fever and voluntarily got admitted to the hospital on Wednesday, April 15 afternoon.

The man is reportedly being treated in the isolation ward of a designated COVID-19 hospital and his throat swabs and blood samples have been sent for testing. The results are expected to arrive on Thursday morning.

Discharged about a week ago, the man was under home quarantine till he developed a fever again.

District Deputy Commissioner Annies Kanmani Joy has said that the people need not fear as the man did not leave his home during the post-discharge quarantine period.