Mother and daughter tests positive for new virus strain in Bengaluru
Bengaluru : Health and Medical Education Minister Dr K Sudhakar said, “Three UK returnees tested positive for new variant coronavirus. We found that out of three, mother and daughter duo’s home members tested negative. We are yet to find the third person’s family details.” Mother(34-year-old) and daughter (6-year-old )were admitted to TECC(Trauma and Emergency Care Centre) on Victoria Hospital campus on Dec 22. They showed asymptomatic at the time of admission.
Till December 28, the state government had tested 1,766 patients who are travelled from UK. Out of whom 27 had tested positive, 1,384 had tested negative and 355 patients’ reports were awaited.