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.