The 47-year-old female patient was given plasma therapy twice in the last seven days has been shifted out of the Covid-specific ward at Sassoon hospital.

“Her Reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) test, after 15 days, has returned negative,” according to information released by the dean of Sassoon, Dr Murlidhar Tambe.

The donor is a patient who had recovered from the virus on May 6.

The recipient is a critical patient with co-morbidities like high blood pressure, hypothyroidism and kidney ailments.