Imphal: Manipur on Friday recorded a single-day spike of 600 Covid-19 positive cases while two Covid patients succumbed in 24 hours.
The two death cases were a 47 years old man from Kakching district and a 65 years old woman from Imphal East.
The fresh cases belonged to Imphal East (166), Imphal West (208), Thoubal (40), Bishnupur (33), Kakching (18), Ukhrul (22), Churachandpur (34), Chandel (7), Tamenglong (19), Senapati (17), Kangpokpi (3), Kamjong (2), Tengnoupal (1), Noney (6) and CAPF (24).
All necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, state Covid-19 common control room said.
At least 83 Covid patients were discharged from home isolation (53), JNIMS (1), RD Wing (13), CCCBB (2), Churachandpur DH (1) and SHRI (13).
The cumulative number of deaths has reached the 449 mark. The cumulative number of positive cases was increased to 34,333 and the number of active cases to 3506.
The recovery rate has declined to 88.48 percent.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 762 D-type oxygen cylinders and 192 B-type oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health institutions and health facilities of Manipur, the control room said.
A total of 2,51,099 persons have been vaccinated in Manipur.