27 - 11 - 2020

Coronavirus: Rapid increase of positive cases in Tripura

Agartala, May9,2020: Number coronavirus positive cases are rapidly increasing in Tripura.  On Friday, more 30 fresh positive cases have been detected. The number of cases have crossed 100 and reached 119. Active cases in the state are now 116. Among the 30 fresh cases, 25 are BSF jawans, four are family members and one truck driver. From May 2 to May 8, in seven days number of cases risen to 116 and its matter of serious concern for a small state like  Tripua.   A total of 105 BSF jawans are now coronavirus positive  from three battalions – 186, 88 and 3rd BN. An ASI of the 3rd bn posted in a BOP at Kamalpur was tested positive.     

As per the information received from the Chief Minister of Tripura, Shri Biplab Kr Deb twitter  handle tonight at 11 PM among the 30 persons tested Covid-19 positive today, 25 persons from 86 BN BSF, another 4 person from family members of 138 BN BSF and 1 truck driver of TRO1-AH-1922 detected at Churaibari Checkpost). The driver has been quarantined at Churaibari.