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Covid-19 Nagland: Tally jumps to 12,800


Kohima, Apr 22: Nagaland today reported 53 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the tally to 12,800.
“53 positive cases of COVID-19 reported today. 41 in Dimapur, 10 in Kohima, 1 in Peren, 1 in Phek. Also, 2 positive patients of COVID-19 have recovered in Kohima,” said Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom in a tweet.
The caseload includes 12,116 recovered persons while the active patients have shot up to 384, he said.
The recovery rate has come down further to 94.66 percent from 97.98 percent on March 19, said State Nodal Officer for Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme, Dr Nyanthung Kikon in the daily COVID-19 bulletin.
The death toll in the State is 94, including 10 with co-morbidities, he informed.
Among the active patients, 35 are with mild and moderate symptoms, 15 though moderate are on oxygen and one is severe on oxygen while 333 are asymptomatic patients, he said. (Page News Service)