28 days quarantine is required: Beela Rajesh

Chennai: Tamilnadu Health Secretary Beela Rajesh has said that 28 days quarantine is required even if a patient is tested negative for coronavirus.

“A negative test does not indicate absence of the virus, it can turn positive anytime hence need for 28 days quarantine,” she tweeted.

She further said a foolproof double incubation period is prescribed as per standard public health guidelines.

 

NT Bureau