Tripura Chief Minister Shri Biplab Kumar Deb in his social media post shared that Tripura has ranked 2nd among all other Indian States and UTs for performing more than 140 tests per day per million population. 1323 tests are being conducted per day per million. Tripura is also holding top position among other Northeast States in this category.
State government decided to perform door to door COVID-19 survey within 7 days. Hence the three day complete lockdown was extended until 4th August 2020. In two days survey, the jumbo team could cover 3,88,782 families where 9,855 were identified positive. On the 3rd day of survey, the team reached 2,01,177 households where 5,687 samples were taken and 196 were identified positive.
Shri Deb in his tweet also shared that 284 more patients have recovered and have been discharged on Thursday.