Covid caseload likely to decline after May: Health Minister Veena George

Health minister Veena George | Photo:|veenageorgeofficial

Thiruvananthapuram: Health minister Veena George said that the effectiveness of lockdown can be experienced after May. She added that the result of the strict restrictions imposed currently is expected to show by next month. She was addressing the media here.

No decision has been taken regarding continuing the lockdown, An expert committee headed by the chief minister will take decision on this matter. The final decision will be taken after considering the number of daily Covid patients and test positivity rate, the minister said.

Along with Covid, other diseases like Dengue fever also are likely to spread. The people have to be cautious against these diseases too, the minister said.

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