Jalna, August 21
A 107-year-old lady and her 78-year-old daughter have recovered from COVID-19 right here in Maharashtra, overcoming the chances of excessive mortality fee amongst aged individuals, an official mentioned on Friday.
The woman-daughter duo together with three different members of the family had been discharged from a COVID-19 hospital in Jalna metropolis on Thursday.
The centenarian, her daughter, 65-year-old son and two grandchildren, aged 27 and 17, had been present process remedy for coronavirus for greater than every week on the hospital, district civil surgeon Archana Bhosale mentioned.
Residents of Mali Pura in previous Jalna, the household was admitted to the hospital on August 11 after they examined optimistic for the an infection, she mentioned.
The centenarian had lately undergone a backbone surgical procedure and when she examined optimistic for the virus, her previous age posed a serious problem in her restoration, Bhosale mentioned.
Post-recovery, the members of the family got a heat farewell by the hospital workers.
“We had lost all hope. We survived because of the dedication shown by the medical staff…it is nothing short of a miracle,” the centenarian lady’s son mentioned earlier than heading dwelling.
District collector Ravindra Binwade and district superintendent of police S Chaitanya, who had been current for the farewell programme, appreciated the efforts of the hospital workers. PTI