Antigen COVID test starts in Tripura
The Education and Law Minister of Tripura Ratan Lal Nath on Saturday addressed a press conference in the Press Conference Hall of Agartala General Assembly where he spoke about current issues of Covid-19 in the state of Tripura and various other issues. He said that at present there are 329 people in facility quarantine, 4,759 people in home quarantine, 80,967 people have been sampled, 79,288 people have been tested, currently there are 1931 positive patients with Covid-19 in the state of Tripura, 77,498 negative, 1377 have recovered.
However 34 patients with Covid-19 have recovered from the hospital on Friday. He added that the corona test for antigen kits has started across the state from Friday. All those who came by plane and train have been tested for antigen. It has been reported that some of them have been found positive. The Minister assured that Government is doing their best to prevent Tripura from going into a community transmission stage.
Report by Bikram Karmakar, Special Correspondent Tripura