Dimapur, April 10: Nagaland continues to remain COVID-19 free, with 69 of 70 samples sent for testing returning negative while result for one sample is awaited.
Giving the status of COVID-19 in the State as on April 10, Principal Secretary, Home, Abhijit Sinha IAS said a total of 5317 persons have signed up till now in the nCOVID-19 Nagaland App where 3692 persons have self declared their details and 1625 are with incomplete details. He informed that the current users can update to the new version 3.0 of the App with the same ID.
He informed that the position of availability of food grains, medicines, POL and other essential goods and commodities continues to be normal in the State.
Sinha thanked the various civil society organizations and NGOs in the State for coming forward and providing assistance to the District administration and police for the various lock down measures, and also for voluntarily extending help at many places for providing some much needed assistance and relief to the daily wagers and other needy people, many of whom are facing challenging times because of the COVID-19 lockdown.
The Principal Secretary further appealed to all to stay home, and come out only when it is unavoidable for buying essential goods and commodities. (Page News Service)