Dimapur, June 27: Sixteen new COVID-19 positive cases were detected today in Nagaland taking the total count to 387. Out of this, the total active cases are 223 and 164 have recovered.
All the positive persons are receiving medical care at the designated COVID-19 hospitals. As per the severity of symptoms, 218 active cases were asymptomatic and 5 active cases are mild symptomatic.
As per official sources, till date a total of 11,158 samples have been tested and results of 10,197 samples have been received. Out of the 11,158 samples, 7715 samples have been received at the BSL-3 lab at the Naga Hospital Authority Kohima (NHAK) and a total of 6,981 samples have been tested and out of which 316 samples have tested positive. In addition a total of 4,246 samples have been tested by Truenat, out of which 73 samples have tested positive and sent for confirmation by RT-PCR.
A total of 4,290 persons are presently under Facility Quarantine.”
(Page News Service)