Imphal: Covid-19 active cases tally has risen to 79 with the confirmation of 22 new positive cases while five Covid patients were recovered in Manipur on Wednesday.
The fresh cases belonged to Imphal East (5), Imphal West (11), Bislumpur (1), Kakching (1), Senapati (2), Uldrul (1) and Chandel (1).
All necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, Manipur Covid-19 common control room said.
The positivity rate recorded was 8.1 percent.
No Covid-19 related death case was reported and the cumulative number of deaths remained at 2120.
The cumulative number of positive cases is 1,37,345. The recovery rate is 98.40 percent, the control room said.