News that Visakhapatnam fell into the hands of dreadful Coronavirus has shaken the city on Tuesday. Into details, an 18-year-old girl was admitted to the local Chest Hospital with the Corona symptoms. The teenager, a resident of Balaji Nagar reportedly joined MBBS at Kunming city in Yunnan Province, China in November. After the outbreak she happed to return back to India while it took her a couple of days to reach Visakhapatnam.
Though screening was carried out at the Kolkata airport she recorded normal health condition. However, the teenager was complained about throat pain, dry cough, and headache with a high temperature of fever from the past two days. She was shifted to the hospital immediately. KGH superintendent G Arjuna confirmed the news stating that the patient was admitted to the isolated ward and blood samples were collected. “Is is just a suspected case. We have sent the samples to National Institute of Virology in Tirupati for confirmation,” she added.