Lone Covid19 positive case will be discharged soon: Etela Rajender


The lone positive case of Covid-19 patient will be discharged soon, said the Chairman of the State Coordination Committee and the Minister for Medical and Health Etela Rajender.

He was speaking after chairing the Coordination Committee meeting held at Secretariat today. The Minister announced that they have decided to discharge the lone positive case in the state as he is fast recovering and will be discharged in a day or two. However, he cautioned the people not to be careless about the impending danger of attacking Covic19.

He declared that no other positive case except for the one detected in the beginning has been found so far in the state though the danger of Covid-19 continued to loom large. He declared that Standi Thermo-Screen Tests have been provided at the airport where over 2,881 people have been screened taking the cumulative figure screened so far to 53,560.

The other statistics are as follows:

The minister further appealed to all those arriving from abroad to stay indoor in isolation for about 14 days and please be informed to 104 about their condition since they are the only source from where the Covid19 would spread in Telangana.

He further appealed to the DGP Mahender Reddy to initiate action against those spreading false propaganda about the spread of Covid19 on the social media platforms. He asked the corporates to postpone all their scheduled meetings, conferences, gathering, get-to-gathers whatsoever for some more time in view of the prevailing grave situation in the state.