New Delhi: Every day the corona virus is changing symptoms, while the ability of the patients to smell and feel the taste Decreases. Now the government is going to make a new action plan for Corona soon. The ability to smell and taste can also be made part of the Covid-19 test. The issue was raised in the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) by the National Task Force set up to deal with Covid. A member of the panel said, "The issue is being discussed at the moment, no decision has been taken."
Symptoms like fever, cough, difficulty in breathing were first made part of Covid Testing in January. Later in May, many diseases such as gas-related diseases like diarrhoea and vomiting came out. Currently, to test the corona of any person, 13 symptoms and signs are considered, which were revised last month. Such as fever, cough, diarrhoea, vomiting, abdominal pain, breathing problem, chest pain, body pain, sore throat, watery nose. Any patient with one or more symptoms is tested. Now, when symptoms like losing the sense to smell and taste loss are also added.
According to information received, in April, the World Health Organization (WHO) together with the United States, Australia and several European Union countries reported a lack of smell and taste as major symptoms of this unknown disease. The UK added it to its list of Covid-19 traits on 18 May. According to a medical journal published in Lassent, to prevent community infection, it is important to identify the symptoms by combining them. Doctors who treat Covid patients in India say that expanding eligibility criteria will help in identifying cases.