Sambalpur: Samples of the youth from Sundergarh district with suspected coronavirus disease (COVID-19) who was admitted to VIMSAR, Burla on February 25, have been tested negative. According to VIMSAR hospital authorities, blood and swab samples of the youth were sent outside the State for tests. The report of the tests received today mentioned that the youth is not infected with COVID-19.
The youth from Hemagiri area of Sundergarh returned from South Korea recently and was undergoing a medical checkup at VIMSAR.
Worth mentioning, at least 2,707 people lost their lives across the world due to coronavirus so far whereas 80,352 people have been found to be infected with the disease.