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Only mild, asymptomatic people need to be in home isolation

 

  • The Union Health Ministry has said that only mild and asymptomatic people need to be in home isolation as most of the Covid-19 omicron cases are mild. 
  • Joint Secretary in the Health Ministry, Lav Agarwal said, a person having moderate and severe symptoms only needs hospitalisation.
  • Mr. Agarwal said, patients should remain isolated in a separate room having proper ventilation. 
  • He said, patients must use a triple layer mask and it must be discarded after eight hours of use.