Hamro Shringar

No infection was seen in the family of the infected youth

Reporter Coronavirus, Health, Province No. 1

Itahari: The PCR report of everyone who came in contact with the family of a young man from Itahari sub-metropolitan city who had confirmed corona infection has come back negative.

Reports of 20 people, including family members and neighbors of the infected youth from Itahari Sub-metropolitan Ward 2, have been negative.

Itahari Sub-metropolitan Health Branch and Itahari Hospital had collected swabs of 20 people including three relatives and 11 health workers four days ago and sent them to Koshi Hospital, Biratnagar.

As soon as the infection was confirmed, the city level security meeting had decided to seal wards 2 and 3. Ram Kumar Dhamala, head of the emergency department at Itahari Hospital, said that all the reports of swabs collected were negative.

The infected youths were staying at their uncle’s house in Itahari.