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COVID-19 Nagaland: 4 infections, 3 recoveries

KOHIMA, DECEMBER 12: Nagaland on Sunday reported 4 fresh infections and 3 recoveries taking the total of confirmed cases to 32,155.
Three cases were detected in Kohima and 1 in Mokokchung districts, said State Nodal Officer for Integrated Disease Surveillance Project, Dr Nyanthung Kikon in the daily COVID-19 bulletin.
The recovered persons tally rose to 30,287 as 4 patients in Dimapur, 3 in Kiphire and 1 each in Kohima and Mokokchung districts recovered during the day. The recovery rate is at 94.19%.
There are 102 active patients, of who 17 have mild symptoms and 3 severe while 82 patients are asymptomatic, he said.
With no fatality for the 7th consecutive day, the death toll in the State is at 699, of who 16 had co-morbid conditions, he said.
Altogether 1,067 COVID-19 patients have migrated to other States, he said.
Thus far, a total of 4,16,839 suspected COVID-19 samples have been tested in Nagaland. It includes 111,678 on RT-PCR, 89,249 on TrueNat and 2,15,912 on the Rapid Antigen Test, he said.
A total of 13,22,539 doses of COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to 760,430 persons as of Saturday, said State Immunization Officer Dr Ritu Thurr.
Out of the total doses administered in the State, 60,983 are frontline workers, 16,004 are healthcare professionals, 211,995 are people above 45 years and 471,448 in the 18 to 44 years age group, he said.
A total of 562,109 beneficiaries have received the second dose of the vaccine completing the full course of vaccination. They comprise 48,569 frontline workers, 13,531 healthcare workers, 175,868 people above 45 years and 324,141 in the 18 to 44 years age group, said Dr Thurr.
(Page News Service)