20 Malayali nurses not infected with coronavirus, confirms Saudi Arabia
Riyadh: It has been confirmed that, out of 30 Malayali nurses quarantined and lodged in isolation ward at the Al Hayat National Hospital in Abha suspectimg coronavirus infection, 20 are not infected with coronavirus. They have been discharged from the hospital. The test results of the samples of the other 10 nurses here, will be out on Saturday.
At the same time, the condition of the Ettumanoor native nurse who was infected, has improved. It was found earlier that she was not infected with the deadly Wuhan-coronavirus. She will be discharge soon.
Meanwhile, another Filipino woman has been confirmed with coronavirus infection. She has been shifted to the hospital under Saudi Health Ministry.
More than 1000 Malayali nurses working in Saudi Arabia hospitals had undergone tests for coronavirus infection in the past four days.
Indian Embassy here has instructed Indians who have similar symptoms to report to hospitals.