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Nagaland records 11 COVID deaths & 326 new positive cases on May 20th

Nagaland records 11 COVID deaths & 326 new positive cases on May 20, 2021, Health Minister Pangnyu Phom updates

Kohima, May 20 (NEx): Nagaland reported 326 COVID positive cases, 11 deaths due to COVID-19 and 218 recoveries on Thursday, May 20, 2021, the Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom updated.

With 326 new positive cases on Thursday, the total tally of positive cases rose to 19284 and active cases in the State stands at 4519, the Health Minister updated.

Out of 326 new COVID-19 positive cases reported, 161 cases were detected in Dimapur, 100 in Kohima, 16 in Tuensang, 14 in Zunheboto, 12 each in Mokokchung & Mon, 07 in Phek, 02 in Wokha and 01 each in Longleng and Peren, Pangnyu said.

Also, the state recorded 218 recoveries of COVID-19 patients, taking the total recovery tally in the state to 13,924.

Out of the 218 recoveries, 118 patients recovered from Dimapur, 78 from Kohima, 15 from Mokokchung, 03 from Longleng, 02 each from Peren and Zunheboto, the Health Minister updated.

The state also reported 11 deaths due to COVID-19 on Thursday, taking the death toll to 234. Out of 11 deaths today, 10 deaths were from Dimapur and 01 from Kohima, the daily bulletin on COVID-19 said.