12 persons from 138th BSF unit Ambassa found COVID19 positive.
Total COVID19 positive cases in Tripura stands at 16 (2 already discharged, so active cases : 14)
Earlier, on Saturday two jawans of the same battalion were also tested positive with Coronavirus.
Tripura stands at 16 and among them two persons were already discharged, so active cases are now 14, said Chief Minister in his tweet message.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet wrote “12 persons from 138th #BSF unit Ambassa found #COVID19 positive. Total #COVID19 positive cases in Tripura stands at 16 (2 already discharged, so active cases : 14) Don’t panic, follow the Gov’t guidelines. We are working vigilantly for your safety. Government has already arranged proper medical facilities at the Unit in Ambassa. Team of specialised doctors is taking proper care of the patients”.
India registered a record jump of 83 deaths and 2,487 cases in 24 hours as the number of COVID-19 fatalities rose to 1,306 and total cases climbed to 40,263 on Sunday, according to the Union health ministry.
Total number of active case in India registered a record jump, active positive cases in India is 28070.
The lockdown in India has been extended till March 17.