Forty one (41) naval personnel tested negative to COVID-19 discharged from hospitals-Recovered number goes up 563

Another forty one (41) naval personnel infected with coronavirus and underwent treatment in hospital, were discharged from the hospital being tested negative to COVID-19, on 08th June 2020.

These naval personnel who were identified positive to coronavirus, had been admitted to hospitals. Out of these forty one, 35 persons in Naval General Hospital, 05 persons in Welikanda hospital and 01 person in Kaththankuddy hospital, were under treatment. Since, these sailors found negative to COVID-19 on the reports of random PCR tests done under treatment, they were discharged on 08th June 2020.

As of now, including these 41 naval personnel, 563 naval personnel out of the total number of infected ones, have been discharged from hospitals after tested negative to COVID-19. Further, these discharged naval personnel were directed to keep under quarantine for another 14 days following the healthcare instructions.