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Nagaland records 164 recoveries from COVID and 45 new COVID-19 cases today

Nagaland records 164 recoveries from COVID and 45 new COVID-19 cases today

Kohima, December 02 (NEx): Nagaland recorded 164 recoveries of COVID patients taking the total count to 10,358, updated Pangnyu Phom today, December 02, 2020. Out of the total recoveries today, 112 recovered from Dimapur, 35 from Kohima, 12 from Peren and 05 each from Mon.

The state also recorded 45 new COVID positive cases today, taking the total tally to 11,254, updated the Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom. Out of the new cases detected today, 22 cases were detected in Dimapur, 13 in Tuensang, 09 in Kohima and 01 in Kiphire. Active cases stands at 720.

Among the new cases detected today, 28 cases are from among the traced contacts, 06 among armed forces/ security personnel, 02 returnees/travellers and 09 front line workers, updated the Health Department in its daily bulletin.

Out of the total positive cases in the state, 4565 positive cases are among the Armed Force personnel, which is 41% of the total tally, 1,776 cases are returnees/travellers accounting to 16%, 4378 are traced contacts which is 39% of total cases and 535 front line workers at 05%.

As per the severity of symptoms, 653 active cases are asymptomatic, and among the symptomatic, 40 active cases are mild, 17 active cases are moderate on oxygen, 07 active cases are critical in ICU with oxygen and 03 are on ventilator. Also, 445 positive cases are under Home isolation in the state, the health department said.

So far, the State has reported fifty seven (57) deaths of COVID-19 patients, Seven (7) deaths of COVID-19 are not related to COVID and three (3) death cases are under investigation and 109 cases of COVID-19 are migrated, informed Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Department.