Imphal: In a significant increase in positive cases, 18 persons from the general population tests Covid-19 positive in the last 24 hours leading up to 5:00 am of Monday. During the same period, six persons who were under home isolation recovered and no death due to the pandemic was reported, as per an official release Covid-19 Common Control Room.
The recovery rate in the state stands at 98.37%.
Of the 18 persons (9 males, 9 females) from the general population, 8 of them are from Imphal West, 6 from Imphal East, 2 from Kangpokpi and 1 each from Churachandpur and Jiribam.
Meanwhile, Health department has instructed air passengers who travelled to the state on (i) April 10 by Indigo flight 6E– 2615 in rows 23– 29, by Indigo flight 6E-524 in rows 22-28 and (ii) on April 11 by Indigo flight 6E-172 in rows 1-5 and 6E-2251 in rows 10-16 to inform Covid Common Control Room 1800343818 or respective District Surveillance Officer (DSO).
The cumulative number of positive cases is 29,514 (General Population — 26,060 and Central Security Personnel — 3,454). The cumulative number of recovered cases (after reconciliation of data with the discharge team as on April 12, 2021) is 29,035 (General Population — 25,598 and CAPF— 3,437). The number of active cases (after reconciliation of data with the discharge team as on April 12, 2021) is 103 (general population 90 and CAPF 13).
As per the latest information, the number of people vaccinated on April 11, is 1618 and the cumulative vaccination number is 94566, the release added.
The total number of health care workers who have been vaccinated is 31976 include the Directors of RIMS and JNIMS, CMOs, DFWOs DIOs of districts, chairman cum managing directors of Shija Hospital and Babina Diagnostics’.