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COVID-19: Couple end life after being discharged from hospital


Streets in Anantapur looked deserted following an undeclared curfew imposed by the police personnel as part of COVID-19 containment operations on July 26, 2020. | Photo Credit: R.V.S. Prasad

A trader and his wife, who were discharged after treatment for COVID-19, ended their lives early on Sunday following alleged stigmatisation by people.

The man’s mother, an asthma patient, died 15 days ago and the couple tested positive for the pandemic on July 26, Circle Inspector M. Karunakar said. They are survived by a son.

The couple had given samples on July 24 and after confirmation on July 26 ...


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