Out of 990 samples tested for COVID-19 in Tripura, 4 among them tested positive for the virus on Monday, taking the total cases count to 195.

It is to be noted that the 4 patients had returned to the state from Maharashtra, which is currently the hotbed of COVID-19 cases in the country.

Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday night tweeted, “990 samples have been tested today in Tripura for COVID-19. Among them 4 persons found COVID19 positive. All of them have returned from Mumbai, Maharashtra by train.”

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With this, the number of active cases in the state have gone up to 30 with 165 persons recovered so far.