ITANAGAR: Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig (retd) Dr BD Mishra, his wife Neelam Mishra along with officials and security personnel of the Raj Bhawan underwent COVID-19 tests voluntarily on Monday, an official communiqué said.
The antigen tests were conducted by a team of medical practitioners led by Dr Jampa and District Medical officer (DMO) Dr Mandip Perme, it said, adding that the test results will be available within a couple of days.
The Governor further said that the Raj Bhawan staff members were attending work even during the lockdown by following the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) laid down by the State government.
He appealed to the people to wear masks, maintain social distancing and frequently wash their hands.
The Governor also urged the people to install the 'Aarogya Setu' application on their mobile phones.
Arunachal Pradesh had remained virus-free till May 23. It witnessed a spurt in COVID-19 cases after residents started returning from other parts of the country.