Covid-19: First positive patient admitted at CD hospital tests negative | KNO

Covid-19: First positive patient admitted at CD hospital tests negative | KNO

Kashmir News Observer (KNO)

Srinagar, April 02 (KNO): A day after first covid-19 patient from khanyar was discharged from SKIMS, another patient has been tested negative in Kashmir and this time at Chest Disease hospital Srinagar. Head of department Chest Disease hospital Srinagar Dr Naveed Ahmad Shah told wire service—Kashmir News Observer(KNO), that first patient who was admitted at CD hospital before 15 days has been tested negative. He said the tests of patient will be repeated in next 24 hours and if it comes negative again, then "we can say patient has recovered completely" He added that whether to discharge the patient or to keep in hospital quarantine, will be decided after second test will come negative, je said adding that there are 18 covid-19 patients at CD hospital at the moment. Pertinently a 65 year old lady was discharged from SKIMS on Wednesday after she completely recovered and her repeated tests were found negative at SKIMS—(KNO)