Nagaland

Nagaland records 239 recoveries from COVID and 22 new COVID-19 cases today

Nagaland recorded 239 recoveries of COVID patients taking the total count to 10,649, updated Pangnyu Phom today, December 04, 2020

Kohima, December 04 (NEx): Nagaland recorded 239 recoveries of COVID patients taking the total count to 10,649, updated Pangnyu Phom today, December 04, 2020. Out of the total recoveries today, 200 recovered from Dimapur and 39 from Kohima.

The state also recorded 22 new COVID positive cases today, taking the total tally to 11,305, updated the Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom. Out of the new cases detected today, 10 each cases were detected in Kohima & Dimapur and 02 in Wokha. Active cases reduced to 478.

Among the new cases detected today, 15 cases are from among the traced contacts, 04 among armed forces/ security personnel and 03 returnees/travellers, updated the Health Department in its daily bulletin.

Out of the total positive cases in the state, 4574 positive cases are among the Armed Force personnel, which is 40% of the total tally, 1,782 cases are returnees/travellers accounting to 16%, 4414 are traced contacts which is 39% of total cases and 535 front line workers at 05%.

As per the severity of symptoms, 414 active cases are asymptomatic, and among the symptomatic, 42 active cases are mild, 15 active cases are moderate on oxygen, 01 active case severe on oxygen, 05 active cases are critical in ICU with oxygen and 01 are on ventilator. Also, 351 positive cases are under Home isolation in the state, the health department said.

So far, the State has reported fifty eight (58) 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 110 cases of COVID-19 are migrated, informed Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Department.