State records another COVID-19 case

SHILLONG, Jul 2: Another person from Ri-Bhoi district has tested positive for COVID-19 in the State while a personnel of Assam Regiment recovered from the virus.

According to State Director of Health Service (MI), Dr. Aman Warr the person was working in Greenwood Hotel in Assam side of Khanapara and had tested positive during tests conducted there.

“When the authorities in Assam received the report the person had already come back to his residence in Khanapara B which is in Meghalaya. We conducted our own tests and he was found to be positive. Therefore his case has been recorded in the State,” Dr. Warr said.

The Director of Health Service informed that the person has been sent to the corona care center at Nongpoh.