Total New COVID-19 Positive Cases Reported till 8 am of 05.08.2020= 17.
Out of 827samples tested on RTPCR, 14 samples tested positive.
Likewise, out of 112 samples tested on Rapid Antigen Testing, 3 samples tested positive.
The breakup of Test Results on RTPCR:
1 case from Flu clinic STNM, an employee of Sun Pharma II, Ranipool (Adampool).
6 cases (returnees)from a facility quarantine centre.
7 positive cases reported from employees of Pharmaceutical company located in South District (2 from Rangpo IBM, 2 Majhitar and 3 Mamring)
It was reported that all the samples from
Rhenock SSB, Rongli Chujachen COVID Care, Sang PHC, District Hospital Singtam, and Rongli have tested negative on RTPCR.
The breakup of Rapid Antigen Testing:
Rangpo – 2 returnees and 1 secondary contact of a Rangpo case tested positive for Covid-19.
Total Active Cases = 496.
Total Cured & Discharged = 303.
Total Deaths = 1.
Cumulative Total = 800.