|2 more cases in Meghalaya|
SHILLONG, June 30 - Two persons have tested positive for COVID-19 during the past 24 hours in Meghalaya, taking the active cases to nine and the overall cases to 52 in the State.
The wife of a Border Security Force (BSF) driver, who had tested positive on Monday, is one of the two positive cases, a Health official said today. Apart from the driver, two other BSF personnel from the Meghalaya Frontier Headquarters here had also tested positive earlier.
Officials said that the BSF driver’s wife has been admitted to a BSF hospital.
The other positive case is that a person who had returned from Guwahati recently and was quarantined at Khliehriat in East Jaintia Hills district. Chief Minister Conrad Sangma tweeted: “One more person who came from Assam (Guwahati) has tested positive for COVID 19 in Khliehriat.”