Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Thursday said the state has become coronavirus- free after its second COVID-19 patient tested negative.
“UPDATE! The Second corona patient of Tripura has been found NEGATIVE after consecutive tests. Hence our State has become Corona free. I request everyone to maintain Social distancing and follow Government guidelines. Stay Home Stay Safe,” the chief minister tweeted.
Out of the two Covid-19 patients, the first patient who was released from the isolation ward of a hospital in Agartala on April 16 after she was found negative following consecutive tests.
“The second coronavirus positive patient tested negative on Thursday. He will be again tested on Friday. If reports come negative, we will release him from the hospital,” said Minister Ratan Lal Nath.
CM Biplab Kumar Deb thanks all the Doctors, Healthcare staffs, all front line Warriors & public for making Tripura a Corona free state.