Nagaland’s Covid19 tally reached 9,151 on Tuesday after the state registered 55 new positive cases in the last 24 hours.
Confirming the news, Nagaland health minister S Pangnyu Phom in his latest tweet on the state’s Covid19 status said: “Update! 55 +ve cases of # COVID-19 detected today.”
According to health minister Phom, of the new cases, Dimapur district has reported 39 new cases, Kohima 13, Mon 2 and Peren district has reported 1 case.
Meanwhile, 180 more positive patients have recovered from the disease, the health minister said.
The recoveries include 162 from Dimapur, 6 each from Kohima and Mon, 3 each from Kiphire and Peren district.
According to the bulletin on Covid19 released by the Nagaland health department, the state currently has 1,238 active cases.
So far, a total of 7,786 patients have recovered from the disease.
The deadly disease has claimed the lives of 36 people while 83 positive patients have migrated from the state.
55 +ve cases of # COVID-19 detected today.
Dimapur- 39, Kohima- 13, Mon- 2, Peren- 1.
Also, 180 +ve patients have recovered.
Dimapur- 162, Kohima- Mon- 6 each, Kiphire- Peren- 3 each.
Wear Mask, Keep Distance, Stay Safe.
— S Pangnyu Phom (@pangnyu) November 3, 2020
“Wear Mask, Keep Distance, Stay Safe,” Phom appealed to the people in the tweet.