15 more tested COVID-19 positive in Tripura today.
Out of 185 samples tested for COVID-19 today morning, 15 people found POSITIVE.
All are from Sepahijala District and have travel history.
Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb in his tweet said “Out of 185 samples tested for COVID-19 today morning, 15 people found POSITIVE. All are from Sepahijala District and have travel history”.
During the last 24 hours, a total of 7,135 COVID-19 patients have been cured. Thus, so far, a total of 1,54,329 patients have been cured of COVID-19. The recovery rate is 49.95% amongst COVID-19 patients.
Presently, there are 1,45,779 active cases and all are under active medical supervision.
ICMR‘s testing capacity for detecting the novel Coronavirus in infected persons is continuously being ramped up. The number of government labs has been increased to 642 and private labs has been increased to 243 (A total of 885). In the last 24 hours, 1,43,737 samples were tested. The total number of samples tested thus far is 55,07,182.
The new protocol provides for the management of COVID-19 cases based on the clinical severity of mild, moderate or severe. Infection prevention and control practices have also been specified according to the three stages of severity.