The number of COVID-19 cases in Arunachal Pradesh has crossed the 100-mark with 4 more testing positive on Thursday, taking the total count to 103.

All new patients are Border Roads Task Force (BRTF) personnels and had recently returned to the state from other parts of the country.

The fresh cases have been reported from quarantine centres in Lower Dibang Valley, Namsai, Tirap and Lower Siang districts. The patients are asymptomatic and have been admitted to COVID-19 care centres.

A total of three persons were discharged from COVID-19 care centres on Wednesday after their samples tested negative in two consecutive tests. They have been advised 14-days strict home quarantine.

The first COVID-19 case in Arunachal was reported on April 2. The person had recovered on April 16. The state now has 93 active cases and ten persons have recovered so far.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here