Kohima, May 11 (NE): News bulletin from various sources and press releases by NagalandExpress on May 10, 2020 are as follows:
1. Briefing on COVID-19, for Nagaland
As on May 10, a total of 862 samples have been sent for testing from the State. The results of 806 samples have been received and all are negative. Results for 58 samples are awaited.
A total of 7565 persons have been screened and a total of 100 persons are under Facility Quarantine.
2. PM Modi to meet State CMs in a video conference
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with State Chief Ministers on Monday at 3:00 PM through video conferencing. This will be the fifth meeting since the nationwide lockdown in the country. Prime Minister Modi will discuss issues related to COVID-19 including decision of further easing out the nationwide lockdown.
3. New person in-charge of Dimapur district
APC, Shri Y. Kikheto Sema, IAS has been assigned as the over all in-charge of Dimapur District, for COVID-19 related activities being carried out in the district, with immediate effect, said an order issued by Chief Secretary, Temjen Toy, IAS.
4. BJP Dimapur receives 1500 facemask and 10 litres hand sanitizer
BJP Dimapur District received 1500 face mask and 10 litres Hand Sanitizer from BJP State President, Shri. Temjen Imna Along through his PRO Samuel Sumi at the residence of BJP Dimapur District President Shri. L. Bendang Ao in the presence of District Office bearers and District COVID-19 Control Room Incharge on May 09, 2020.