The authorities on Friday said 16 persons have tested negative for COVID19, whereas 17 fresh samples were taken for testing in the district.
In its daily media briefing said, the administration said 16 sample reports from Rajouri were received on Friday and all are negative. Besides, the administration said, fresh 17 samples were taken for testing. The total number of samples taken from the district has reached 119.
“These 16 people were in active contact with three persons who tested positive,” an official said.
In another statement, administration appealed to the volunteers and NGOs to contact the designated cells before distribution of ration and other essentials among the needy families.