Three test negative for coronavirus in Udupi

Three test negative for coronavirus in Udupi

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Udupi, Feb 10 : Three people, including two men and a child, undergoing treatment in an isolated ward at the District Government Hospital in Udupi upon their return from China, have tested negative for the novel coronavirus (nCoV), Deputy Commissioner G Jagadeesha has said here.

The test results of their swab samples sent to the Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute as a precautionary measure has come out negative, he said on Sunday.

Of the four persons who had returned from China, samples of a woman had not been sent as she did not show any symptoms, the Deputy Commissioner said. He however added that there is no need to panic. (UNI)