Imphal: The total numbers of positive cases of Covid-19 reached 606 and active cases stood at 407 as on Thursday.
In the last twenty four hours, 54 persons (20 males and 34 females) were confirmed positive for Covid-19 atJNIMS. They are from Churachandpur (7), Pherzawl (26) and Senapati (21) districts. They are all returnees from other states. They are being shifted to the Covid Care facilities. All necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, state Covid-19 control room said.
Seven persons were discharged on Thursday from JNIMS after they were found Covid-19 free on RT PCR test. The total number of recovered cases is 199. The recovery rate is 32.83 percent, it added.
Persons entering the state are regulated. All the persons coming by road will be allowed to enter the state by road till 4:00 pm from Mao gate and 12:00 pm from Jiribam gate. In case the vehicle has persons of different districts and there is no transport arrangement beyond Imphal, the vehicle and the passengers sill report to Modern College (Porompat) district screening centre. All other cases may report directly to their respective district screening centres. All persons coming by air will report to HRD Academy, Ghari and the passengers will be grouped as per the district. The DC of the concerned district will arrange for their pickup, the control room informed.