Dimapur, September 6: A total of 50 COVID-19 positive cases were detected on Sunday taking the total to 4178. Of the 50 new cases, 42 are in Dimapur, 7 in Kohima and 1 in Mon.
Out of the 4,178 positive cases detected so far, the recoveries till now are 3,501. The active cases are 657 and as per the severity of symptoms, 646 active cases are asymptomatic, 10 are mild and 1 is moderate.
Further, out of the 4,178 positive cases, the distribution across various categories of people are: 1,786 cases are from Armed Forces, 1,296 cases from Returnees, 308 cases of Frontline Workers and 788 cases of Traced Contacts.
The results of 40,607 samples have been received through RT-PCR tests. On Truenat, the results of 24,069 samples have been received. In addition through Rapid Antigen Test, 879 samples have been tested. In all 65,555 samples have been tested till today
A total of 773 persons are presently under Facility Quarantine. (Page News Service)