Kerala Chief Minister P Vijayan has now confirmed that a 'patient has been tested positive for Novel Coronavirus infection and is kept in isolation.The infected patient is a student of Wuhan University'. 'We are closely monitoring the situation The Minister for Health (K.K.Shailaja) has briefed me about the situation. We are closely monitoring the situation. While we need to be cautious, it is no cause for panic. Our health network is capable of handling any emergencies. We have initiated a series of measures to tackle the emergency; contact tracing, case isolation, quality care & community engagement are being done diligently. Care must be taken to not spread rumours over social media', he added.