Dona Paula: In a clear sign of massive recovery, Union AYUSH minister Shripad Naik who is currently admitted in Manipal Hospital has been moved out from covid ward to non-covid area.
The RTPCR test conducted on Naik tested “weak positive” after the experts from All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), New Delhi were consulted.
Director of AIIMS Dr Randeep Guleria was consulted, who adviced that the minister can be shifted out of covid ward, and admitted in general facility, he said.
Naik was admitted to the private hospital near here on August 12 after he tested positive for the virus. The team of AIIMS had visited the hospital, last week, after his condition had deteriorated. The minister later showed recovery in his health condition.