IMPHAL: 22 reporters who had covered a press conference called by Chief Minister N Biren on July 22 have tested negative for COVID-19 today after they were called for testing.
Reportedly, one staff of COVID-19 Common control Room opened at Darshan hall of CM secretariat was found positive for the virus. Hence, all the reporters who went for the press conference of the CM were called for testing.
Sample testing of the reporters was conducted at State Family Welfare Training Centre RD Wing Complex, Lamphelpat on Monday.
22 security personnel of the Chief Minister residence were also tested and found negative for the virus.