Thiruvananthapuram : A fresh case of monkeypox has been reported in the state, said Health Minister Veena George on Tuesday. The patient is a 30-year old who arrived from UAE on 27 July at Kozhikode airport.
All of who closely interacted with the youth – father, mother and two of his friends – are placed under observation. With this the state tally for monkeypox touched 5. Those currently under treatment for the virus are all doing well, the minister said.