Dr Guruva Reddy says how long coronavirus can survive in dead bodies
Thu, May 28, 2020, 09:27 PM
HYDERABAD: The renowned doctor Gurava Reddy reacts to a question on how long Coronavirus will sustain in dead bodies. Speaking to the media, doctor Guruva Reddy said that according to the health ministry guidelines, the relatives of the deceased can view the dead body without touching the body. He said that there is a less chance of spreading the virus from dead bodies but one needs to take proper preventive measures before cremation.
He added that the virus may be transmitted to vectors like houseflies from dead bodies. Dr Guruva Reddy said that there is no proper evidence to prove that the virus spreading from the dead bodies but needs to take measures. He said that as per guidelines doctors should not conduct the autopsy for the dead bodies. Click the video for more information.