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Samples despatched for recheck to ICMR lab in Dibrugarh
Assam reported its first case ofunique coronaviruswith the initial take a look at of a four-and-a-half-year-ragged girl in Jorhat district turning out to be particular, the Deputy Commissioner said.
Deputy Commissioner Roshni Aparanji Korati said that results of the take a look at performed in Jorhat Medical College and Health center (JMCH) laboratory came particular tonight time.
“Now we dangle despatched the samples to ICMR-RMRC laboratory at Lahowal in Dibrugarh district for a recheck. The result is expected the next day afternoon,” she added.
Ms. Korati told that the girl’s family hails from Pulibor field within the district and they had recently travelled from Bihar in a prepare to Mariani in Jorhat.
“The girl, her sister and her mother came to Jorhat on March 19. Properly being team visited the family on March 20 and brought them to JMCH because the girl exhibited indicators. A sample was taken for trying out and this day night time, the end result came,” she told.