20 health workers test COVID positive at Kuttiadi taluk hospital
Kozhikode: The increasing number of health workers turning positive for COVID-19 is a cause of concern in the state.
20 health workers of Kuttiadi Taluk Hospital have tested COVID positive in the RT- PCR tests that were conducted in the previous days. However, RMO Dr. Shajahan stated that none of them have exhibited COVID symptoms or have health difficulties.
The hospital has been shut down temporarily for disinfecting. It is assumed that the health workers contracted the disease from a patient who was undergoing treatment.