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COVID-19 recovery rate at 92.26% in Nagaland

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Kohima, December 3: Nagaland today recorded an all time high recovery rate of COVID-19 patients at 92.26% as 52 persons recuperated, while detection of 29 fresh cases pushed the confirmed cases to 11,283.


“29 +ve cases of # COVID-19 have been detected today. Kohima- 15, Dimapur- 9, Mon- 3, Mokokchung- 2. Also, 52 +ve patients have recovered. Dimapur- 33, Kohima- 10, Mon- Tuensang- 4 each, Phek- 1”, said Health Minister, S Pangnyu Phom in a tweet.
The caseload in Nagaland includes 10,410 recovered persons, 696 active patients, 67 dead and 110 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 92.26 per cent from Wednesday’s 92.03 percent, he said.
Among the 67 COVID-19 infected patients demise, 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 (6,230), Kohima (3,368), Mon 600, Peren (479), Tuensang (226), Zunheboto (140), Mokokchung (123), Phek (44), Wokha (29), Kiphire (26) and Longleng (18).
Out of the confirmed cases, the segregated data comprises 4,570 armed forces personnel, 4,399 Traced Contacts, 1,776 returnees from other States and 535 frontline workers, he said.
The district wise active cases are Dimapur (336), Kohima (283), Tuensang (30), Peren (26), Mon (17), Mokokchung (2), Kiphire (1) and Zunheboto (1).
Among the active, 60 patients are with mild and moderate symptoms, while one is severe on oxygen and 9 are critical in ICU, he said, adding that 626 persons are asymptomatic.
The recovered persons are Dimapur (5,783), Kohima (3,050), Mon (565), Peren (460), Tuensang (195), Zunheboto (136), Mokokchung (116), Phek (44), Wokha (28), Kiphire (24) and Longleng (9).
Nagaland has so far tested a total of 1,13,952 suspected COVID-19 samples, including 69,705 through RT-PCR, 36,101 on TrueNat and 8,146 on Rapid Antigen Test, said Dr Hangsing. (Page News Service)

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