A Central medical team deployed in Tripura to assist in COVID-19 management

Agartala: Considering the present situation of Covid-19 in Tripura, the Centre has sent a team, under the supervision and guidance of Dr GK Mehdi, professor and HoD, community medicine NEIGRIHMS Shillong, to assist and help in managing the state government in the battle against COVID-19. Tripura minister for law Ratan Lal Nath said that the decision came six days after the state government sent a formal request to the Union ministry of health and family welfare.

Ratan Nath also said that a memorandum issued by the ministry has informed that a Central public health team has been deployed for Agartala, Tripura to assist state health department in COVID-19 management.

Further, he also said that a video conference will also be organized between all team members at 5 pm on Thursday where details will be communicated to everyone concerned.