Imphal: Eleven persons were confirmed positive for Covid-19 on Friday night while another eleven were discharged from hospital after their samples were confirmed negative
The fresh Covid-19 cases (2 males and 9 females) were confirmed positive for the desease at Jawaharlal Nehru Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal. Of them three females (aged 20, 22 and 24 years) are from
Pherzawl district. Two males (aged 24 and 32 years) and six females (aged 19, 25, 26, 26, 28 and 30 years) are from Churachandpur district. All of them are Mumbai returnees by train, as informed by Manipur Covid-19 Control Room on Saturday.
All precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, it said.
Eleven persons (5 females and 6 males) are discharged from Regional Institute of Medical Sciences, Imphal, after testing negative for Covid-19. Four of them are from Imphal West district, two each from Ukhrul and Thoubal districts, one each from Bishnupur, Noney and Tamenglong districts, it added.
According to the Covid-19 control room the cumulative number of recovered cases is 52.Total number of positive cases has increased to 143. The number of active cases is 91. The recovery rate is 36.36 percent.