An Eid gift by KIMS Karwar for Bhatkal’s 20

 An Eid gift by KIMS Karwar for Bhatkal’s 20
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The discharged includes 8 women, 6 children and 6 men 

Deputy Commissioner Dr Harish Kumar and other officials greeting Bhatkal patients after being discharged from COVID ward 
Karwar: It is a special Eid for  these 20 people and their family members in Bhatkal. Just before the Eid celebration they were cured and discharged from the COVID ward of Karwar Institute of Medical Sciences on Saturday.


This was not just a happy movement for the patients but even the district administration and the personnel of Medical College as the 20 patients are the first set of patients who were treated in the COVID unit.

Earlier COVID patients were treated at the Naval hospital.

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The 20 patients who were discharged on Saturday included six children including a five-month-old child, eight-woman including a pregnant and six men including an 83-year senior citizen. Every patient had a smile as they walked out of the COVID ward.

It was a special program in Karwar as senior officials of the district administration attended by Deputy Commissioner Dr. Harish Kumar K, Superintendent of Police Shiva Prakash Devaraju, ZP CEO M Roshan, Medical Superintendent Dr. Shivanand Kudtarkar and KIMS director Gajanan Naik.
They greeted every patient with flowers before living the hospital premises.

The patients expressed their happiness over the treatment they received at the hospital and thanked the district administration and COVID warriors for their service.

Uttara Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr Harish Kumar K honouring COVID ward staff at Karwar
Uttara Kannada Deputy Commissioner Dr Harish Kumar K honoring COVID ward staff at Karwar 

The district administration also held a program to honor all the staff who are serving the patients at the hospital. The doctors shared their experiences and challenges.

All the patients discharged on Saturday will be under home quarantine for next 14 days.

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