On April 3 2020, Belagavi had reported the first 3 COVID-19 patients and in that P 126 a 70 year old from Belgundi has now tested negative for the virus and was discharged today.
The first person to test positive in the district been cured, district in charge minister Jagadish Shettar said in Belagavi on Saturday.
The patient had responded well for the treatment and his health would be monitored for 14 days in quarantine.
As per the SOP his swab samples were tested and both the times his report has been negative.
The patient had attended the Marakaz congregation in Delhi and was quarantined on April 1 and his reports came positive on April 3 along with one from Camp and another one from Hire Baewadi.
This is the first patient who has been tested negative after his 14 days of isolation in the ward.