IMPHAL: The state has no any confirmed case of Covid-19 till date, except for one suspected patient at the isolation ward of JNIMS.
According to an official status update issued by State Medical department, the state has so far sent 20 suspected samples for testing, of which results of 18 samples (11 male, 7 female) have been received and confirmed negative for Coronavirus. Result of one sample is still awaited. One sample of a woman got rejected for testing due to non compliance of case definition of Covid-19 testing.
Health officials on Monday screened one passenger at Imphal airport and one sample was sent to JNIMS for testing. Of the 468 passengers kept under home surveillance, 288 have completed observation period