Spike in COVID-19 cases in Arunachal Pradesh

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ITANAGAR | JUNE 28, 2020:

In Arunachal Pradesh, five persons have been tested positive for Covid-19, taking the state tally to 177.

According to reports, three new cases were detected from West Kameng district on Saturday and they were military personnel, while two other persons from the Capital Complex area and West Siang district were found positive for coronavirus on Friday.

An official said that all the persons had recently returned to the state and were in quarantine facilities. They are asymptomatic and have been admitted to COVID care centres.

Meanwhile, the total tally in Arunachal is 177 with 122 active cases. While 54 patients have recovered from the disease.