Imphal: A 22 year-old male with symptom of stuffy nose, was tested on friday night at the VRDL, RIMS and found COVID-19 positive.
He belongs to the group of stranded people coming back from Delhi by road. He is now admitted to COVID Care facility at RIMS, Manipur. “His condition is stable,” said Manipur COVID-19 Control Room in a press release.
All necessary control measures like containment and contract tracing are taken up. The total number of positive cases has now increased to 26 and the total number of active cases to 24. The number of positive cases is increasing in the last few days. So far, the increase is occurring only in the group of stranded people. The public should not panic but should be prepared by adopting social distancing, hand hygiene using soap or sanitizer and wearing of face mask, it added.