Kolhapur, May 4: A 70-year-old resident of Ichalkaranji town of the district was tested positive for coronavirus here on Monday. The man was admitted at Chhatrapati Pramila Raje hospital on May 2, with fever and cold.
The hospital authority had sent his swab sample to Agenda Park laboratory here for examination, whose report this afternoon came positive for the disease, the sources in the district Health department said here. This was the third positive case from Ichalkaranji. Earlier, a patient died of the disease, while his four-year-old grandson is under treatment in CPR hospital. With detection of today's patient, the total number of corona positive cases in the district has reached up to 14 including one casualty, sources added. (UNI)