This is the first known case inside the governor’s office.
Tracking contacts is now in progress.
Lamont will be quarantined at home and will continue to be tested twice a week for the virus.
The governor’s office reported more than 2,700 new arrivals Corona Virus Cases in the state since Thursday. The daily positive test rate is now 6.37%.
42 new patients with coronavirus are now being treated in government hospitals.
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