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Udupi : Pregnant Covid-19 patient from Bhatkal recovers; discharged from hospital

Mangalore Today News Network

Udupi, April 24, 2020:   A 26 year old pregnant woman from  Bhatkal who was completely cured of Coronavirus was discharged from the  TMA Pai Covid Hospital of Udupi on Friday.



The woman had contracted the disease from her husband who  had returned from Gulf. Her case was considered a special case and she was admitted to the TMA Pai Hospital. She was discharged after two reports came out negative.

On Friday  the hospital staff bid her a farewell by gifting her  flowers, fruits and sweets.  Deputy Commissioner G Jagadeesha, SP Vishnuvardhana, ZP CEO Preethi Gehlot, District Health Officer  Sudhirchandra Sooda and others were present.

Speaking on the occasion, Deputy Commissioner Jagadeesha said  the administration ensured the best of treatment to the patient in the Udupi Covid Hospital and added that this  case was taken up as a challenge. Her recovery and discharge from hospital is a good news for Udupi district, he said.

The woman who was discharged expressed her gratitude to the doctors, nurses and the district administration for providing her the best treatment.