AGARTALA: Tripura Chief Minister Biplab Kumar Deb on Monday announced that he underwent testing for COVID-19 test, the result for which is awaited after two members of his family tested positive for the virus.
He is currently in self-isolation.
“Two of my family members found COVID-19 positive. Other family members found NEGATIVE I have undergone the COVID-19 test, the result is yet to come I am following self-isolation at my residence & all precautionary measures have been taken Praying for the speedy recovery of family members,” Deb tweeted.
Two of my family members found COVID19 POSITIVE.Other family members found NEGATIVEI have undergone COVID19 test,… https://t.co/leAqeE1ngS
— Biplab Kumar Deb (@BjpBiplab) 1596475586000
Tripura has so far reported 1,742 active COVID-19 cases, according to the Ministery of Health and Family Welfare.