IMPHAL: Three more individual succumb to COVID-19 over the last 24 hours taking the death toll to 84 while 131 fresh cases were reported during the same time period to take the cumulative number of positive closer to the 13,000-mark.
In the past twenty-four hours, 123 persons (7OM, 53F) from general population and 8 personnel from Central Amed Police Force (CAPF) were confimed as new COVIDI9 positive cases, Dr. Khoirom Sasheekumar Mangang, Additional Director & Spokesperson, Health Department, Manipur said in press release.
The positive cases are from JNIMS-49; RIMS 4; Maipakpi-2; Tengnoupal- 8; Noney-3: Churachandpur 2: Imphal East-9, Bishnupur -1; Senapati -3; Jiribam 4; Thoubal 9; Christian 1; Raj Medicity 6; Kakching5; Hillside 2; Advance-5; Babina- 14; Tamenglong 4.
According to the COVID Control Room, the positive cases from general population are from Imphal West 24; Imphal East 59; Thoubal 12; Churachandpur-4; Kakching -5; Tamenglong-4; Noney 3; Senapati 4; Bishnupur 1; Tengnoupal -1; Jiribam- 4; Kangpokpi -2.
Nine persons (IE-1, TW-8) are returnees while the rest are locals without any significant travel history, the Control said adding that they are being shifted to the Covid Care facilities.
All necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, it stated.
Moreover, in the last 24 hours, three males aged 52 years (CAPF), 40 years (Kakching) and 76 years (Imphal West) expired at RIMS, JNIMS and Raj Hospital respectively. The cumulative number of deaths is 86, the Control room informed.
147 individuals were discharged in the last 24 hours too and according to the COVID control room they are from CAPF-28, Home Isolation -8; PHC Haochong-2; UNACCO-21; Sadbhavna Mandop-13, Lamboikhong-41, RD Wing-2, Tamenglong-3, TK Ukhrul-3, CCC Thoubal-5, Senapati- 1, Kangpokpi – I; Lamding -1, Noney-18.
Meanwhile, the cumulative number of positive cases stands at 12,810 (General Population 10,313 and Central Security Personnel is 2497), inching closer to the 13,000-mark. The cumulative number of recovered cases is 9866 (General Population 7734 and Central Security Personnel 2,132). The number of active cases is 2858 (General Population 2497 and Central Security Personnel- 561). The recovery rate is 77.01%