A total of 17 persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Tripura on saturday, taking the number of novel coronavirus cases in the state to 132, Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb said.
Tripura on saturday registered 17 more new COVID19 positive cases taking the total to 132
Confirming this Tripura Chief minister Biplab Kr Deb said”ALERT ! 17 persons found #COVID19 POSITIVE in Tripura today from 86th-Bn #BSF, Ambassa. No Civilian found POSITIVE among them.Total #COVID19 active case’s in Tripura now stands: 132″
Transferred out: 02
Agartala’s Bhagat Singh Youth hostel converted into a 300-bed COVID19 treatment center & it will be under GB hospital’s supervision. Now in Agartala total beds for COVID19 treatment stand at 410 (GB hospital: 80 beds, IGM: 30 beds, Bhagat Singh: 300 beds).
Two patients, who were detected in the first week of April, have been discharged from the hospitals after their recovery.
Confirmed COVID-19 cases in India stand at 59,662. The death toll from the outbreak in India is at 1,981. Maharashtra, Gujarat and Delhi have reported the highest number of cases.