Nagaland reported 13 more Covid-19 deaths and 309 positive cases today, Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Minister S Pangnyu Phom said in his tweeter handle.

With this, the State’s death toll due to the virus increased to 247 and active cases to 4,588.

Among the new positive cases, Dimapur recorded 122, Kohima 113, Phek 22, Mokokchung 15, Wokha 12, Zunheboto 11, Tuensang nine, Mon four and Peren one.

Phom said a total of 225 positive patients – 78 in Kohima,75 in Dimapur, 43 in Mon, 13 in Zunheboto, eight in Wokha, four in Tuensang, three in Phek and one in Kiphire – recovered during the day.

The State’s total caseload now stood at 19,593 while 14,149 recovered from the infection so far. Phom said 598 people migrated from the State.

Bhadra Gogoi

Bhadra Gogoi is Northeast Now Correspondent in Nagaland. He can be reached at: bhadragogoi@yahoo.com