Imphal: Only one person from the general population was confirmed as a new COVID-19 positive case from among 216 samples tested in the last 24 hours recording a positivity rate of 0.5 percent. The State registered zero deaths and no one was discharged in a single day. The death toll stood at 2149 while the recovery rate stood at 98.46 percent.
Covid-19 Common Control Room in its bulletin conveyed that the positive case from the general population is from Kakching (l) even as all necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place.
While the cumulative number of positive cases stood at 1,39,816 (General Population-1,34,794 and Central Security Personnel-5,022), the cumulative number of recovered cases has touched 1,37,658 (General Population-1,32,643 and Central Security Personnel-5,015). The number of active cases remained nine (General Population-9 and Central Security Personnel-0).