There’s no denying that social media is a superb platform to unfold consciousness concerning the ongoing Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. But as they are saying ‘each coin has two sides’, the misuse of social media can be quickly rising with every passing day and it is nothing however unhappy! Currently, there are various myths concerning the Novel Coronavirus which preserve circulating on via social media platforms like WhatsApp, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and so forth. Thankfully, actress Jacqueline Fernandez carried out a reside chat with the primary COVID-19 affected person from Surat, Rita Bachkaniwala, who busted many myths across the lethal virus.
Speaking of being contaminated with COVID-19, Rita, who’s a pastry chef, revealed that she had come from London to Mumbai on February 14. While touchdown in Mumbai, she got here out clear on the thermal check factors on the airport.
On February 16, she had a temperature and Rita instantly known as the helpline and knowledgeable the authorities about her situation.
She mentioned, “From my symptoms, doctors say I might have contracted it from airport or airplane. Places are infected. When I landed in India on 14, I had no symptoms – no cough no temperature at airport and later, I had a temperature on February 16. I called the helpline and was advised to take the test.”
When Jacqueline requested Rita, what ought to an individual do, if one feels he/she has the signs, the COVID-19 survivor mentioned, “Self isolation is the first thing you do. I did not meet my parents and did everything by myself. That’s how they were not infected. I had symptoms and decided to go to the hospital. The hospital had all facilities – isolation ward, AC, bathroom, heater for hot water inside my room. There was also a small balcony kind of place where I could take a walk.”
When requested if going beneath the remedy was painful, Rita mentioned, “Breathlessness happens when it spreads. I reported promptly and my infection was detected when it was still only in the throat. It had not reached the lungs till then. I did experience oxygen shortage which caused a lot of fatigue.”
Rita additional revealed that she stayed within the hospital for 2 weeks. She got here out of the hospital when her checks got here destructive twice.
We hope this text will assist lots of our readers who’re panicking owing to the present scenario of our nation. Hence, we urge everybody to remain house and keep protected.