District Medical Officer Dr V Jayashree informed the confirmation of one more COVID positive case in the district today ( 23.05.2020).
A 39 years old person from Thuneri is confirmed with the disease. The person arrived from Dubai on 12th of May through Dubai-Kannur Airplane and was taken to Vadakara COVID care center through a specially arranged vehicle and was under observation over there.
He was tested on 22nd, found to be positive today and is shifted to First Line treatment center at Kozhikode Lakshdweep Guest house. His Health condition is stable now.
The Wayanad resident who was under treatment at the medical college Kozhikode over COVID 19 died today. The woman who arrived from Dubai on 20th for treatment was a cancer patient.
Currently, there are 11 COVID patients from Kozhikode in the District Medical College and 5 people at COVID First Line treatment center. 5 people are at Kannur District. Overall there are 21 COVID cases from Kozhikode District. Also 2 cases from Malappuram, one each from Kasaragod and Kannur are under treatment at Kozhikode Medical College.