Impha: With the confirmation of five new Covid-19 positive cases and no recoveries, the number of active cases has gone up at 16 in Manipur on Wednesday.
The fresh cases belonged to Imphal East (2), Imphal West (1), Thoubal (1) and Churachandpur (1) districts. The positivity rate was 2.5 percent.
The cumulative number of Covid 19 cases in the state now stands at 139823, state Covid control room said.
No death due to Covid-19 has been reported in the last 24 hours from any part of the state. The cumulative number of Covid-19 related deaths remains at 2149, it added.
The recovery rate was 98.45 percent.