Man under treatment for Covid in Kalamassery medical college dies
Kochi: A Covid-19 patient under treatment at the Kalamassery medical college hospital died here on Thursday. The deceased person was identified as Cherthala Thrichattukulam native Purushothaman (84).
His samples were sent to Alappuzha National Institute of Virology to confirm whether he died on Covid-19.
Purushothaman was shifted to Kalamassery hospital from Ernakulam general hospital following severe pneumonia. He was diabetic and had high blood pressure. As his kidneys failed, the condition worsened leading to death.