Itanagar- Arunachal Pradesh reported Fifteen (15) fresh Covid-19 positive cases on Thursday, 9 July, taking the infection tally to 302. Among these 15 new cases, 7 cases are from Changlang , 5 cases are from Lower Subansiri , 2 cases are from Leparada and 1 case is found in Itanagar Capitak Complex.
Positive cases of Changlang are returnees from Karnataka (4), Bihar, Uttar Pradesh & Assam. Positive cases of Lower Subansiri are returnees from Karnataka (3) & Bihar (2). Positive case of Leparada is returnee from Manipur,
The positive case from Itanagar Capital Complex is detected from State Quarabtine Facility, at Lekhi, who is a primary contact of one earlier positive frontline worker detect from SQF,Lekhi.
All are detected from QF, asymptomatic and shifted to Covid Care Centre.
Today ‘11’ positive cases (Changlang-3, Namsai-1, Tirap-1 & Itanagar Capital Complex-6) have been released as they have tested negative in two consecutive samples as per SOP and advised for strict 14-days home quarantine and self monitoring.
Sample collection and testing by COVID-19 of the contacts of the positive COVID-19 cases yesterday for the three sectors (E,F & C) shall be conducted from tommorow.