Arunachal reports another COVID-19 case
Arunachal Pradesh

Arunachal reports another COVID-19 case

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Itanagar, May 31 : Arunachal Pradesh has reported another COVID-19 positive case, taking the tally to four. Of the four, active case stands at three while one patient has been discharged. "A returnee who was in a quarantine facility tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday. He has been shifted to Covid care centre," a senior Health official said on Sunday. The patient is totally asymptomatic, state Health Secretary P Parthiban said.

It may be mentioned that the first COVID-19 positive patient was discharged from a hospital on April 17 last month, after he had tested negative for twice. As per the bulletin issued by the Directorate of Health Services last evening, a total of 8016 samples have been collected so far in Arunachal Pradesh for COVID-19 testing. Out of these samples, 6607 tested negative and 68 more on repeated tests while 1334 results are awaited. (UNI)