Imphal: Covid-19 has taken lives of two unvaccinated persons belonging to Thoubal and Kangpokpi districts and newly infected 18 persons in Manipur on Friday.
Both of them had co-morbidities and none of them had vaccinated.
Eighteen Covid patients were recovered. The Covid-19 active cases in the state moved to 224.
The fresh cases belonged to Imphal East (2), Imphal West (I), Thoubal (2), Bishnupur (2), Kakching (I), Senapati (1), Ukhrul (3), Tengnoupal (I), Chandel (3) and Churachandpur (2). The positivity rate dropped to 2.6 percent.
The cumulative number of deaths rose to 2143.
The recovered persons were discharged after completion of surveillance from Home Isolation (17) and JNIMS (1).
The cumulative number of positive cases is 1,39,490 and the recovery rate is 98.30 percent, the control room said.