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Two persons test positive for antibodies in Saptari

Two persons test positive for antibodies in Saptari


RAJBIRAJ: Two individuals who had lately returned from India have examined optimistic for antibodies on the Rapid Diagnostic Test (RDT) for COVID-19 in Saptari district.

The duo, each male, from Tilathi Koiladi Rural Municipality and Khadak Municipality within the district, have examined optimistic on RDT process, knowledgeable Medical Superintendent Dr Chumanlal Das at Gajendra Narayan Singh Hospital. They had returned to the district two weeks in the past by way of varied Nepal-India border factors after attending a non secular convention in New Delhi with six others.

Swab samples of seven among the many eight individuals have been collected and despatched to BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences, Dharan, for testing by way of Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) technique on Tuesday night time, added Medical Superintendent Das.

Among the group members, three are from Khadak Municipality, one every from Agnisair Krishna Sawaran, Bishnupur, Tilathi Koiladi Rural Municipalities, and one from Surunga Municipality. The particular person from Surunga Municipality will probably be dropped at Rajbiraj for swab assortment to hold out PCR testing, Das added.

Although the duo have examined optimistic for antibodies in RDT check, they being COVID-19 optimistic will solely be confirmed after the PCR check, Das stated.

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