The RTPCR testing for COVID-19 was organised at the Chief Minister’s residence in Lumsey on Thursday. The samples of Chief Minister Shri Prem Singh Tamang along with Smt. Sarda Tamang and MLA Shri Aditya Tamang were collected, followed by the security personnel and residential staff. A total of 95 samples have been collected.
The sample for testing was collected by the Urban Sampling team led by Sampling Incharge Dr. Kunzang Lepcha, Medical Officer from Urban PHC, Old STNM, Gangtok under the guidance of Health Authority, STNM, Hospital.A team of Gangtok Municipal Corporation led by Senior Supervisor, Shri R. P. Subba was also present to sanitize the premises. Hon’ble Chief Minister congratulated the team and expressed gratitude to the entire Health workers and the COVID-19 warriors for their selfless dedication and uninterrupted service.
Report by Prakash, Special Correspondent Sikkim