Two extra COVID-19 constructive case reported in Meghalaya on Thursday, taking the overall variety of constructive COVID-19 circumstances within the state to 9.
Meghalaya Cheif Minister Conrad Sangma knowledgeable that each the contaminated sufferers are relations of the primary COVID-19 affected person of the state who died on Wednesday.
“2 more cases have tested positive. Both are family members of the first patient,” Sangma tweeted.
2 extra circumstances have examined constructive. Each are relations of the primary affected person.
— Conrad Sangma (@SangmaConrad) April 16, 2020
A 69-year-old physician in Meghalaya died after testing constructive for COVID-19 on Wednesday. He was the primary COVID-19 affected person within the state.
As per stories, the physician at Shillong’s Bethany Hospital had no journey historical past.
Earlier on Wednesday, six individual examined constructive for COVID-19, all are relations and helpers of the deceased physician.
In the meantime, CM Conrad Sangma stated the Meghalaya authorities has collected 552 samples up to now and out of which 308 outcomes have been declared.
“We have 9 positive cases (including the deceased individual) and 299 have been tested negative. We currently await 244 test results,” he stated.