More than 300 people were hospitalized with similar symptoms in the state of Andhra Pradesh, India, due to the disease of unknown cause. While 170 people were discharged, it was reported that one person died. The cause of the disease is not yet clear.
Officials stated that the mysterious illness caused symptoms such as nausea, dizziness and loss of consciousness. Complaints of burning eyes and vomiting were reported especially in children.
According to the news of NTV, it was announced that the coronavirus tests of the people who were hospitalized were negative. The Andhra Pradesh Minister of Health said that they found no evidence of viral infection in the blood samples taken.
Research conducted in areas where people get sick has shown that the disease is not caused by water or air pollution. It is hoped that laboratory analyzes will reveal the root cause of the disease.