Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan said on Sunday that no new cases of Nipah virus have been reported in Kerala, saying that the condition of the patients who tested positive for the virus was improving.
"As on today, 8 patients are there in the isolation ward out of which 7 have tested negative for Nipah virus. The sample of the 8th patient is being tested in the Point of Care (POC) lab," the Health Ministry said in a statement.
The Ministry said that four other patients from the isolation ward were discharged on Saturday as their clinical condition improved.
(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)