86 Covid-19 positive cases detected in state, 99 recover

ITANAGAR, Sep 6:  Eighty-six Covid-19 positive cases were reported from the state on Sunday, while 99 patients recovered from various districts of the state.

Of the total Covid-19 positive cases, 11 are symptomatic.

The Itanagar capital region (ICR) recorded a total of 15 positive cases of which eight are detected from Banderdewa check gate, four from TRIHMS, two from RK Mission Hospital and one from the Covid care centre-SOA at the zoo area in Itanagar.

Fifteen positive cases were also reported from Papum Pare. Eleven of the cases are detected from Gumto check gate and four are detected from Hollongi check gate.

West Siang reported 17 cases of which 16 are primary contacts of positive case detected earlier and the other one is from the military.

Longding recorded 12 positive cases of which seven are detected from containment zone and five are detected from check gate.

Seven cases are detected from East Siang. Of the total cases, three are reported from Ruksin check gate, while four are military personnel detected from QF.

Four cases each are reported from both Lepa Rada and Tirap.

Of the four cases reported from Lepa Rada, two are returnees from Assam, one is a driver who was detected at the check gate and the other one is from the ITBP detected at QF.

Meanwhile, all 4 cases reported from Tirap are Assam Rifles personnel detected from QF.

Lohit recorded three positive cases. All are reported from QF.

Three positive cases were also reported from West Kameng-all detected from Bhalukpong check gate.

Upper Siang reported two positive cases. Both are drivers detected from the check gate.

One positive case is reported from Tawang from district hospital Tawang testing centre.

Changlang also reported one positive case, who is an ICR APP returnee.

One case each was also detected from Kurung Kumey and Shi Yomi. The one case from Kurung Kumey is a returnee from ICR, while the one case from Shi Yomi is a truck driver who has returned from Doimukh and was detected at the check gate.