One more person died of COVID19 infection in Tripura, taking the state’s death toll to 11.
This has been confirmed by Tripura law minister Ratan Lal Nath.
The COVID19 positive patient died at the Agartala Government Medical College Hospital on Thursday night.
The 70-year-old patient was suffering from breathing problems.
He was admitted to AGMC on July 20 and tested positive for COVID19 after the test.
The deceased was a resident of the Khilpara area in the Gomati district.
On Thursday, Tripura recorded the 10th COVID19 death.
Ratan Lal Nath said, “We need to make ourselves aware. The government is trying to control the situation.”
He said the government would also set up testing machines in some other parts of the state.
Out of the 11 COVID19 deaths recorded in Tripura, 10 died in July while one patient died in June.