Northeast India COVID-19 cases reaches 20 now.

The number of COVID-19 positive cases in Northeast India has now touched 20 with most of the patients being returned from Nizamuddin Markaz, Delhi.

Arunachal Pradesh :

Arunachal Pradesh registered its first positive case in a remote district of Tezu. The test reports have been positive and the patient has been sent to quarantine.

First COVID-19 positive case detected in Tezu in Arunachal Pradesh.

The person from Tezu who visited Nizamuddin Markaz at Delhi has been found positive as per the sample sent in ICMR -Dibrugarh.

Chief Minister Pema Khandu had tweeted,

Assam :

3 more COVID-19 positive cases reported in Assam’s Goalpara district and total number reaches 16.

Three new cases are also those who joined Tabligh-e-Jamaat congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz.

All 16 positive cases linked with Tabligh-e-Jamaat at Nizamuddin Markaz.

Assam`s district wise COVID-19 positive tested patient list :

Karimganj – 1

Nalbari- 1

Morigaon – 3

Golaghat- 8

Goalpara- 3

Total Assam- 16

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal tweeted;


Manipur Chief Minister Biren Singh confirmed the 2nd case.

One more COVID-19 positive case reported in Manipur, who joined Tabligh-e-Jamaat congregation at Nizamuddin Markaz. Total number of positive cases for COVID-19 in Manipur increases to two.

Northeast India Total : 20

Assam- 16



Arunachal Pradesh- 1