Centre explains new home isolation rules for mild & asymptomatic patients
New Delhi(14/01/2022): The Ministry of Health has informed that COVID patients clinically assigned as mild or asymptomatic are eligible for home isolation.
Patients aged above 60 years and those with comorbidities will only be allowed home isolation after a proper doctor's evaluation.
Home isolation will be over after 7 days pass from testing positive without getting a fever for three successive days, after which no re-testing is required.
The Ministry added that asymptomatic contacts need not take a COVID test