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143 persons quarantine in Tripura, all results negative: CM Biplap Kumar Deb

TNT Bureau

AGARTALA | March 21, 2020:

There has been no Coronavirus positive case found in the state till date with all suspected cases tested negative, official sources confirmed here today.

In a press release by the Health Department, it was said altogether 143 persons were placed quarantine as a potential case but all of them tested negative. Even six persons who have developed symptoms of Coronavirus were tested negative.

As part of precautionary measures, the Health Department issued some adversaries for the people. It exhorted that people should not go out of the houses except public representatives, government employees and those who are engaged in healthcare. The persons who are more than 65 years were advised to remain indoors as they are sensitive to Covid-19. There must be special care for the children below 10 years.

It also said, that "Public gathering must be avoided to evade the threat of Coronavirus", adding that steps were taken to provide the best possible facilities to the people.

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