Nagaland

Nagaland detected 04 new cases of COVID-19 today, tally at 11921

Nagaland detected 04 new COVID-19 positive cases today, taking the total count in the state to 11,921

Kohima, December 30 (NEx): Nagaland detected 04 new COVID-19 positive cases today, taking the total count in the state to 11,921, updated Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom today, December 30, 2020.

Out of the new cases detected today, 03 cases were in Dimapur and 01 case in Mokokchung. Also, 03 cases detected today are from among the traced contacts and 01 among armed forces/ security personnel. Active cases stands at 218.

The state also recorded 29 recoveries of COVID-19 patients today, 16 from Dimapur, 05 each from Kohima & Peren and 03 from Mon, taking the total count to 11,493, update Pangnyu.

Out of the total positive cases in the state, 4654 positive cases are among the Armed Force personnel, which is 39% of the total tally, 1,836 cases are returnees/travellers accounting to 15%, 4865 are traced contacts which is 41% of total cases and 566 front line workers at 05%.

As per the severity of symptoms, 195 active cases are asymptomatic, and among the symptomatic, 14 active cases are mild, 04 active cases are moderate on oxygen, 01 active cases are severe on oxygen and 04 is critical in ICU and on ventilator.

So far, the State has reported sixty nine (69) deaths of COVID-19 patients, Ten (10) deaths of COVID-19 are not related to COVID and 131 cases of COVID-19 are migrated, informed Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Department.