Coronavirus scare: China-returned Indian student admitted to Assam hospital

Coronavirus scare: China-returned Indian student admitted to Assam hospital

GUWAHATI: Amidst the coronavirus scare, an Indian woman from Assam, who is pursuing a degree in life science in China, has been kept under observation at the Gauhati Medical College and Hospital.

She had arrived in India from China on February 6 and was admitted to the hospital as she complained of mild fever.

According to hospital sources, she has been kept under constant monitoring at an isolated ward. All necessary tests are being conducted, the sources said.

There is not one confirmed case of coronavirus within the Northeast thus far but many people, who returned from China and other countries, are kept under surveillance in Assam, Nagaland, Manipur, and Mizoram.