Nagaland

Nagaland records 33 new COVID positive cases taking the total count to 11,709 on Dec 13

Kohima, December 13 (NEx):  Nagaland reported 33 new COVID-19 positive cases today, December 13, taking the total count in the state to 11,709

Kohima, December 13 (NEx): Nagaland reported 33 new COVID-19 positive cases today, December 13, taking the total count in the state to 11,709, updated Nagaland Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom today. Among the new cases detected, 27 cases were detected in Kohima and 06 cases in Dimapur, updated Pangnyu. Active cases stands at 631.

The state also reported 07 recoveries from COVID-19 today, all recovered patients are from Kohima, updated the Health Minister. Total recovery tally stands at 10,883. Pangnyu also cautioned all to Wear Mask, Keep Distance and Stay Safe.

Among the new cases detected today, 28 cases are from among the traced contacts, 04 returnees/travellers and 01 front line worker, updated the Health Department in its daily bulletin.

Out of the total positive cases in the state, 4635 positive cases are among the Armed Force personnel, which is 40% of the total tally, 1,820 cases are returnees/travellers accounting to 16%, 4695 are traced contacts which is 39% of total cases and 559 front line workers at 05%.

As per the severity of symptoms, 590 active cases are asymptomatic, and among the symptomatic, 24 active cases are mild, 12 active cases are moderate on oxygen, 03 active cases are severe on oxygen and 02 active cases are critical in ICU on ventilator. Also, 351 positive cases are under Home isolation in the state, the health department said.

So far, the State has reported sixty one (61) 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 124 cases of COVID-19 are migrated, informed Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Department.