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Covid-19 recoveries crosses 10K in Nagaland

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Kohima, November 30: Nagaland today crossed the 10,000 mark of COVID-19 recoveries as 188 patients recuperated from the infection while detection of 27 fresh cases has pushed the tally of confirmed cases in the State to 11,186.


“27 +ve cases of # COVID-19 detected today. Kohima- 14, Dimapur- 11, Mokokchung and Mon- 1 each. Also, 188 +ve patients have recovered. Peren- 133, Dimapur- 28, Kohima- 27,” said Health Minister, S Pangnyu Phom in a tweet.
The caseload in Nagaland includes 10,086 recovered persons, 925 active patients, 67 dead and 108 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 90.16% from Sunday’s 88.69% while it was 90.93% on November 13, he said.
Out of the 67 fatalities of COVID-19 infected patients, 57 are due to contagion, 7 had comorbidities while death of 3 patients is under investigation, he said.
Dimapur has the highest infections at 6,176, followed by Kohima 3,344, than Mon 597, Peren (479), Tuensang (213), Zunheboto (140), Mokokchung (121), Phek (44), Wokha (29), Kiphire (25) and Longleng (18).
Out of the confirmed cases, the segregated data comprises 4,551 armed forces personnel, 4,336 Traced Contacts, 1,774 returnees from other States and 525 frontline workers, he said.
The district wise active cases are Dimapur (535), Kohima (304), Peren (32), Mon (30), Tuensang (21), Kiphire (1), Phek (1) and Zunheboto (1).
Among the active, 69 patients are with mild and moderate symptoms, while 10 are critical in ICU, he said, adding that 846 persons are asymptomatic.
The recovered persons are Dimapur (5,532), Kohima (3,005), Mon (556), Peren (447), Tuensang (191), Zunheboto (136), Mokokchung (116), Phek (43), Wokha (28), Kiphire (23) and Longleng (9).
Nagaland has so far tested a total of 1,13,046 suspected COVID-19 samples, including 69,169 through RT-PCR, 36,051 on TrueNat and 7,826 on Rapid Antigen Test, Dr Hangsing said. (Page News Service)

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