ICMR cautions against Covid-19 reinfection after recuperation

One may get reinfected with the Covid if the antibodies against the disease lessen in the body in five months’ time after recuperation, a top ICMR official said on Tuesday, asking individuals to keep wearing face covers and Covid-fitting conduct.

“We are taking a gander at the information with regards to the number of individuals got tainted, at that point turned negative and afterward tried positive once more. Ordinarily, we realize that antibodies endure for around three to five months.

“The CDC has said you consider it a reinfection if an individual gets reinfected following 90 days. We are taking a gander at the information appropriately, when we have it, we will introduce it to you,” ICMR Director General Balaram Bhargava said in light of an inquiry at…

Expounding further, he said a few investigations have recommended that antibodies keep going for a quarter of a year while some others said they may toward the end in the body for as long as five months too.

It is another infection and data seeing this is restricted starting at now, Bhargava stated, including that if antibodies decline in the body of an individual inside five months of recuperation, there is a chance of reinfection with Covid-19.

“That is the reason following Covid-fitting conduct like wearing veils and keeping up social separating must be proceeded even after recuperation,” he said.

In a press preparation a week ago, Bhargava had said the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has chosen a 100-day cut-off for re-disease on the off chance that it happens as antibodies are additionally accepted to have an existence of four months, as indicated by certain investigations.

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