Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister Pema Khandu on Tuesday mentioned he has examined constructive for the coronavirus. Taking to Twitter, Khandu mentioned he is asymtomatic and requested individuals who got here in touch with him to stick to the SOP.
“I had undergone Covid test RT-PCR and have tested positive for Covid19. I am asymptomatic and feeling healthy. However as per SOP and safety of others, I am self isolating myself and request everyone who came in contact with me to adhere to the SOP,” he mentioned.
I had undergone Covid check RT-PCR and have examined constructive for Covid19.
I’m asymptomatic and feeling wholesome. However as per SOP and security of others, I’m self isolating myself and request everybody who got here in touch with me to stick to the SOP.
— Pema Khandu པདྨ་མཁའ་འགྲོ་། (@PemaKhanduBJP) September 15, 2020
The COVID-19 tally in Arunachal Pradesh rose to six,298 as 176 extra individuals, together with 9 safety personnel, have examined constructive for the illness, an official mentioned on Tuesday.
The demise toll rose to 11 within the northeastern state after a 50-year-old man, who was working at a main well being centre close to right here, succumbed to the an infection, State Surveillance Officer Dr L Jampa mentioned.
Of the contemporary instances, 83 had been reported from the Capital Complex area, 20 from Changlang, 10 every from East Siang and West Kameng, 9 from Lower Subansiri, seven from Papumpare and 6 every from West Siang and Lower Siang districts.
Five new instances every had been additionally reported from Tawang and Lower Dibang Valley, three from Longding, two every from Pakke Kessang, Tirap, Upper Siang and Leparada and one every from Siang, Upper Subansiri, Lohit and East Kameng, he mentioned.
The restoration price amongst COVID-19 sufferers within the state now stands at 71. 95 per cent. Arunachal Pradesh has 1,756 energetic COVID-19 instances at current.