Imphal: With 15 Covid-19 related death cases Manipur recorded a total of 1284 new positive cases on Friday while 1725 were recovered.
A total 78 new cases of Delta variants were further confirmed against 83 samples sent for genome sequencing on July 1, Manipur Covid-19 common control room said.
The positive cases were confirmed out of 6836 sample test results. The Covid-19 positivity rate was 18.8 percent.
Of the 15 death cases nine persons had co-morbidities and two of them were Covid 1st dose vaccinated persons, the control room said.
They belonged to Imphal West (7), Imphal East (2), Bishnupur (3), Kangpokpi (2) and Churachandpur (I). The cumulative number of deaths was 1451.
The positive cases were from Imphal East (310), Imphal West (381), Thouba. (95), Bishnupur (117), Kthcching (85), Ukhrul (14), Churachandpur (140), Chandel (51), Senapati (18), Tamenglong (34), Tengnoupal (17), Kangpokpi (9), Jiribam (5) and Noney (8).
The cumulative number of positive cases is 90,262.The number of active cases is 9,939. The recovery rate is 87.38 percent, the control room said.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 1862 D-type oxygen cylinders and 388 B-type oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health facilities of Manipur.
The cumulative doses of vaccine administered as on Thursday was 1134710 (1st dose of 994982 and 2nd dose of 139728).
Total Covid beds
Beds in Covid Care Centres in Imphal area