Two extra individuals who have been with the mysterious illness in Andhra Pradesh’s Eluru died at a hospital in Vijayawada late Wednesday evening however docs stated the causes of dying have been totally different.
The deceased have been recognized as Subbaravamma (56) and Chandra Rao (50), who have been admitted to the Eluru authorities hospital on Sunday with signs of convulsions and giddiness. They have been shifted to a authorities hospital Vijayawada on Monday.
Andhra Pradesh well being minister Alla Kali Krishna Srinivas alias Nani instructed reporters after visiting the Vijayawada hospital on Thursday that the 2 deaths weren’t due to the “unusual illness” that struck Eluru.
“They have been certainly admitted to the hospital with comparable signs. Nonetheless, docs have confirmed that one in every of them, Subbaravamma, succumbed to Covid-19 and the opposite individual Chandra Rao died of coronary heart stroke,” the minister stated.
Eluru authorities hospital superintendent A V R Mohan stated to this point, just one individual – Sridhar (45) — died of the signs of the mysterious illness. “The opposite two additionally had these signs however they died of different well being issues,” he stated.
He stated the 2 sufferers had been admitted to the Eluru hospital first with signs of mysterious illness. “However since that they had different critical well being points, we shifted them to Vijayawada hospital,” he stated.
State chief secretary Neelam Sawhney visited the federal government hospital at Eluru on Thursday and interacted with the sufferers. She later held a gathering with the consultants from All India Institute of Medical Sciences and docs of the hospitals to search out out the most recent place.
The Eluru hospital superintendent stated the variety of instances of mysterious illness was regularly declining. As on Thursday night, the overall variety of sufferers who suffered from the illness was 599 of which 528 sufferers have been discharged. “Solely 9 individuals obtained admitted since morning,” he stated.
Mohan stated docs, with the help of ward secretariat workers, had been observing the situation of the discharged sufferers. “Consultants from varied institutes have been probing the instances in all angles. They’ve additionally collected blood samples from even animals and meals substances like rice, pulses and greens in Eluru but in addition in surrounding villages,” he stated.
The well being minister stated outcomes of varied assessments performed on blood, water and meals samples have been anticipated by Friday night. “The consultants are finding out how traces of heavy metals have been discovered within the blood samples of sufferers. The federal government is conducting medical camps within the affected areas to present therapy if there are any signs of the unusual illness,” Nani added.