Nagaland has registered 35 new COVID19 positive cases, taking the state’s overall tally to 5,410.

Confirming the detection of the new cases, Nagaland health minister S Pangnyu Phom in his latest tweet on the state’s COVID19 status said the new positive cases have been confirmed out of 526 tests.

“Update! Out of 526 results received 35 +ve cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” health minister Phom tweeted.

The health minister informed that of the new cases, 23 have been detected in Dimapur district, 10 in Kohima district and 2 other cases have been reported from Zunheboto district.

The health minister also informed that 40 other patients, who earlier infected by COVID19, have recovered from the disease.

“Also, State reports 40 recoveries of COVID-19 patients,” health minister Phom tweeted.

The health minister informed that while 28 more patients have recovered from Kohima, 10 have recovered from Dimapur and 2 patients have recovered from Tuensang.

The deadly disease has claimed the lives of 10 patients so far while the deaths of five other positive patients are not COVID19 related.

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