TOTAL OF 181 PATIENTS DISCHARGED SO FAR AFTER BEING FOUND COMPLETELY FIT AND ASYMPTOMATIC
(HNI BUREAU) : Further heading towards making Jalandhar a ‘Corona’ free district, the district administration today discharged 12 more asymptomatic and fit patients from the Civil Hospital thereby bringing the total tally of discharged patients from Civil Hospital to 181.
The 12 asymptomatic Covid positive patients Mr Hukam Chand, Ms Rajjo, Mr Mahinder, Ms Pooja, Ms Diksha, Ms Heena, Ms Naira, Mr Ravi, Mr Abhi, Mr Rahul, Mr Munish and Mr Mukesh
were today discharged from the civil Hospital.
They were admitted to Civil Hospital after being found positive of Corona Virus.
These patients were discharged from the local Civil Hospital after a team of Doctors led by Senior Medical Officer Dr. Kashmiri Lal thoroughly examined them.
As per the Health authorities these patients would have to remain at Home quarantined for coming 14 days.
Ever since the implementation of new guidelines by the Government of India (GoI) 181 patients, who were found positive of Corona Virus but were asymptomatic and fit, were discharged so far.
Meanwhile, the Civil Surgeon Dr. Gurinder Chawla and Medical Superintendent Dr. Harinder Singh said that as per new SOP Patients who were mild/ moderate symptomatic at the time of admission at isolation facility and become symptom-Free during course of treatment were being discharged from facility and advised home isolation.
They said that the patient, who was being discharged, would have the requisite facilities at their residence for self-isolation and also for quarantining the family contacts, i.e. clean, well-ventilated rooms with attached wash rooms for the patient/home contacts. They said that all such patient were being instructed to follow strict social distancing measures and respiratory etiquette.