A 106-year-old woman from Maharashtra’s Thane district defeated COVID-19 and was discharged from hospital on Sunday with doctors and nurses giving her a warm farewell.
With happiness writ large on her face, the woman proudly displayed her discharge certificate to the media before walking out of the hospital after a 10-day stay.
Dr Rahul Ghule, managing director of ‘One Rupee Clinic’ which is managing this COVID-19 treatment facility, appreciated his team for taking care of the elderly woman.
“We are happy that she successfully responded to the treatment,” he said, adding that the hospital was opened on July 27, and so far it has treated 1,100 COVID-19 patients. KDMC spokesperson Madhuri Phopale said so far 38,301 COVID-19 cases have been reported from areas falling under the civic limits and of these, 762 have died due to the disease.