Imphal: Manipur saw 9 deaths, 717 positive cases and 740 recoveries in the last 24 hours leading up to 5:00 pm of Saturday, as per an official release from the Covid-19 Common Control Room.
The 9 persons who succumbed to Covid-19 on Saturday include 4 from Imphal East, 3 from Imphal West and 1 each from Bishnupur, and Kakching. The cumulative death toll in the state now stands at 872.
Of the 715 persons (362 males, 353 females) who tested positive from the general population, 245 are from Imphal West, 141 from Imphal East, 97 from Churachandpur, 84 from Thoubal, 47 from Kakching, 41 from Bishnupur, 23 from Chandel, 12 from Tamenglong, 9 from Senapati, 6 from Ukhrul, 5 from Kangpokpi, 3 from Noney and 1 each from Tengnoupal and Kamjong.
Meanwhile, 740 persons recovered which include 596 from home isolation, 175 from other Covid Care facilities, 14 from RIMS and 3 from JNIMS. The recovery rate in the state now stands at 81.82%
The cumulative number of positive cases is 54,407(General Population – 50,642 and Central Security Personnel – 3,765). The cumulative number of recovered cases is 44,519(General Population – 40,767 and Central Security Personnel – 3,752). The number of active cases is 9,016 (General Population – 9,008 and Central Security Personnel – 8).
In the last 24 hours, a total of 2163D type Oxygen Cylinders and 985B-type Oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health institutions and health facilities of Manipur. District hospitals and government institutions have 328D type 51B type filled cylinders out of which Bishnupur (35D, 0B), Chandel (32D, 7B), Churachandpur (71D, 0B), Senapati (32D, 0B), Thoubal (60D, 20B), Ukhrul (19D, 0B), Tamenglong (8D, 5 B), Jiribam (36D, 11 B), Moreh (19D, 5B), Kamjong (3D, 1B), Kangpokpi (3D, 0B), Kakching (2D, 0B) remaining 17D, 21B sent fro refilling, Noney (2D, 0B) and Pherzawl (6D, 2B).
As per latest information, the total number of persons vaccinated is 4, 14,026.