Imphal: Soiminlian Lengen, Deputy Secretary of Health and Family Welfare Department has issued a circular citing any person entering Manipur from April 18 onwards will have to show negative RT-PCR/ TrueNat/CB-NAAT COVID-19 test report taken within 72 hours. The police forces have also been instructed to test their personnel entering Manipur.
Meanwhile 18 new COVID-19 positive cases have been reported taking the active cases to 141. Among the new cases, three are the personnel from the Central Armed Police Force. On the other hand, more than one lakhs people are vaccinated in Manipur.
Currently, all persons entering Manipur from states having most of corona positive cases are being tested at the Imphal airport.