Jagan: 85% of Covid-19 patients can recover at home

Tuesday, August 4th, 2020, 03:00:18 AM IST

The chief minister of Andhra Pradesh YS Jagan Mohan Reddy spoke about the Covid-19 pandemic and its effect on the state.

“Around 85% of the patients who had contracted coronavirus can recover by staying at their home itself. Most of the patients are asymptomatic,” he said.

Jagan further added that people who have chronical comorbidities and show symptoms of Covid-19 should seek medical care immediately.

“Timely treatment and adequate medical assistance is the key to fight Covid-19,” he added.

The Jagan-led government is being widely appreciated for its aggressive testing process. The state has recorded 1,63,691 Covid-19 positive cases till date.

Also, Jagan had ordered concerned authorities to make sure that the food that is being provided to Covid-19 patients should be of top quality.

Meanwhile, Telugu Desam Party is claiming that the government of Andhra Pradesh is miserably failing in the fight against coronavirus.