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Arunachal Pradesh has registered 97 new Covid-19 cases taking the state’s overall tally to 3,223, health department officials said.

Of the new cases reported on Saturday, 90 are asymptomatic.

Health officials said that of the 97 new cases, 24 each were reported from Tawang and Upper Subansiri, 22 reported from Itangar capital complex, four from East Kameng, two from West Kameng, and one each from Lohit, Namsai, Kamle, West Siang and Lower Siang.

22 among 24 cases from Tawang are Central Para Military Force (CPMF).

A total of 3,223 people have been tested positive for the disease so far including 990 active cases, said a health official.

Arunachal Pradesh reported its first Covid-19 case on April 2 and the person recovered from the disease on April 16.

The state registered its second case on May 24.

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