Dimapur, May 14: Random sample testing was carried out at Longleng town by Health department under the purview of the District Task Force, Longleng on May 11 and 12. The sample testing was conducted on persons in the following high risk groups: shopkeepers, restaurant/hotel workers, porters, workshop staff, bus/taxi operator/drivers and pharmacy staff.
A total of 80 random samples were tested out of which 8 tested COVID-19 positive. Accordingly, medical advisories, with regard to home isolation, were given to the individuals who tested positive.
Further it was informed to the general public to contact DTF Longleng helpline number 7630968122 for any COVID-19 and lockdown related information. (Page News Service)