Imphal: Manipur registered 603 new cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) and 12 deaths due to the viral disease in the last 24 hours, a health department bulletin said on Friday.
With this, Manipur’s cumulative Covid-19 cases have risen to 62,946 including a death toll of 1,033, the bulletin showed.
Twelve persons – one each at Babina and DH Churachandpur, four each at RIMS, JNIMS and two at Shija hospital expired. Among them seven were from Imphal West, two from Imphal East and one each at Bishnupur, Kakching and Churachandpur.
Imphal West has the maximum number of cases at 190 and followed by Imphal East at 119. Kamjong has only one positive case and Pherzawl has reported no case of either positive case or death.
During the same period, 5,842 tests including 384 Antigen Test and remaining with TrueNat and RTPCR were conducted. A total of 8,46,789 tests have been conducted in the state till now, as per the health bulletin.
At least 447 persons were discharged, out of which 324 are from home isolation. The cumulative number of recovered cases is 52,667 and the recovery rate is 83.67 per cent. The state has a total of 9,246 active cases.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 1665 D-type Oxygen cylinders and 414 B-type of Oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health facilities. As per latest information, a total of 1787 persons were vaccinated.