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COVID-19 Nagaland: Record 92.03 % patients recovered

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Kohima, December 2: Nagaland today continued to record a new all time high recovery rate of COVID-19 patients at 92.03% as 164 patients got back to normal health, while detection of 45 fresh cases surged the confirmed cases to 11,254.


“45 +ve cases of # COVID-19 have been detected today. Dimapur- 22, Tuensang- 13, Kohima- 9, Kiphire- 1. Also, 164 +ve patients have recovered. Dimapur- 112, Kohima- 35, Peren- 12, Mon- 5”, said Health Minister, S Pangnyu Phom in a tweet.
The caseload in Nagaland includes 10,358 recovered persons, 720 active patients, 67 dead and 109 migrated, said Director of Health Department, Dr Denis Hangsing in the daily COVID-19 bulletin.
The recovery rate of COVD-19 patients in the State has improved to 92.03% surpassing the previous highest record of 90.94 percent recorded on December 1, he said.
Altogether 67 COVID-19 infected patients have died in the State, of which 57 are due to contagion, 7 had comorbidities while death of 3 patients is under investigation, he said.
The district wise distribution of confirmed cases are Dimapur (6,221), Kohima (3,353), Mon 597, Peren (479), Tuensang (226), Zunheboto (140), Mokokchung (121), Phek (44), Wokha (29), Kiphire (26) and Longleng (18).
Out of the confirmed cases, the segregated data comprises 4,565 armed forces personnel, 4,378 Traced Contacts, 1,776 returnees from other States and 535 frontline workers, he said.
The district wise active cases are Dimapur (361), Kohima (278), Tuensang (34), Mon (25), Peren (19), Kiphire (1) Phek (1) and Zunheboto (1).
Among the active, 57 patients are with mild and moderate symptoms, while 10 are critical in ICU, he said, adding that 753 persons are asymptomatic.
The recovered persons are Dimapur (5,750), Kohima (3,040), Mon (561), Peren (460), Tuensang (191), Zunheboto (136), Mokokchung (116), Phek (43), Wokha (28), Kiphire (24) and Longleng (9).
Nagaland has so far tested a total of 1,13,727 suspected COVID-19 samples, including 69,612 through RT-PCR, 36,083 on TrueNat and 8,032 on Rapid Antigen Test, said Dr Hangsing. (Page News Service)

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