Kerala Governor Arif Mohammed Khan, who was undergoing treatment for COVID-19, has tested negative for the disease and discharged from a hospital on Tuesday.
Mr Khan was admitted to the government medical college hospital on November 9 after he tested positive for COVID-19 on his return from New Delhi.
“I am happy to inform you that I have been tested negative for COVID-19 on 17November. I am back at the Raj Bhavan after being discharged from the Government Medical College Hospital, Thiruvananthapuram”, he said in a tweet.
The Governor, who will turn 69 on Wednesday, thanked all those who had sent him good wishes for a speedy recovery and also expressed his gratitude to the doctors and nurses and supporting staff at the hospital. “They looked after me with professionalism, utmost care
and love”, he added.