Imphal: Five persons have been confirmed positive on Wednesday after their samples were tested at Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) and Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences (JNIMS).
Three of them were tested at RIMS and the remaining two were tested at JNIMS.
According to Manipur COVID-19 Control Room, a total of 603 samples were tested on Thursday out of which 403 samples were tested at RIMS while 200 were tested at JNIMS.
With the confirmation of five COVID-19 positive cases, the number of active cases has increased to 40.
At least 10,293 returnees have been quarantined at community quarantine centres while 3,746 returnees have been quarantined at institutional quarantine centres across the state.