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Nagaland reports 365 COVID positive cases & 12 deaths on May 18th

Nagaland reports 365 COVID positive cases and 12 deaths due to COVID-19 on May 18th, 2021 - Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom informed

Kohima, May 18 (NEx): Nagaland reported 365 COVID positive cases, 12 deaths due to COVID-19 and 192 recoveries on Tuesday, May 18, 2021, the Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom updated.

With 365 new COVID-19 positive cases on Tuesday, the total cases tally rose to 18,714 and active cases stand at 4407, Health Minister updated.

Out of 365 new COVID-19 positive cases reported, 195 cases were detected in Dimapur, 108 in Kohima, 13 in Zunheboto, 12 in Phek, 11 in Longleng, 10 in Mokokchung, 08 in Peren-8, 04 in Mon, 02 in Kiphire and 01 each in Tuensang & Wokha, Pangnyu said.

Also, the state recorded 192 recoveries of COVID-19 patients, taking the total recovery tally in the state to 13,491.

Out of the 192 recoveries, 99 patients recovered from Dimapur, 78 from Kohima, 07 from Mon, 04 from Peren, 03 from Longleng and 01 from Kiphire, the Health Minister updated.

The state also reported 12 deaths due to COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the death toll to 217, Pangnyu informed.