Kohima, April 11: Detection of five new cases has pushed Nagaland’s COVID-19 confirmed cases to 12,405 while the death toll has increased to 93 today.
“5 +ve cases of COVID-19 reported today. Dimapur- 3, Kohima- Mokokchung- 1 each. And, 2 +ve patients of COVID-19 have recovered. Dimapur- Kohima- 1 each,” said Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom in a tweet.
The caseload includes 11,992 recovered persons and 157 active patients, he said.
The recovery rate is 96.67%, said Director of Health Department, Dr Denis Hangsing in the daily COVID-19 bulletin.
Demise of two patients – one each in Dimapur and Mokokchung district has increased the death toll to 93, including 10 with comorbidities, he said.
A total of 163 patients have migrated to other states, he said.
Among the active patients, six in Dimapur are with mild and moderate symptoms while 151 – 129 in Kohima, 29 in Dimapur and one in Mokokchung are asymptomatic, he said.
Nagaland has so far tested a total of 1,38,515 suspected COVID-19 samples, including 75,822 on RT-PCR, 37,606 on TrueNat and 25,087 on Rapid Antigen Test, he said. (Page News Service)