Sunday, August 14, 2022

State logs 3 new Covid cases

Nagaland on Saturday reported three fresh cases of COVID-19 taking the total caseload to 35,512. The death toll in the state remained at 761.
Of the fresh cases, two were detected in Dimapur district and one in Mokokchung. Two more persons from Dimapur and Mokokchung recovered from the disease in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of recoveries in the state to 33,253. According to health department’ s daily bulletin, the current recovery rate was 93.64 per cent.
At present, the state has only five active patients with mild symptoms.
PTI adds: India logged 17,092 new coronavirus infections, raising the tally to 4,34,86,326, while the active cases have increased to 1,09,568, the Union Health Ministry said on Saturday.
The death toll has climbed to 5,25,168 with 29 new fatalities, data updated by the ministry at 8 am stated.
The active cases comprise 0.25 per cent of the total infections.
The national COVID-19 recovery rate was 98.54 per cent, the health ministry said.
An increase of 2,379 cases has been recorded in the active COVID-19 case count in a span of 24 hours.
The daily positivity rate was recorded at 4.14 per cent, while the weekly positivity rate was recorded at 3.56 per cent, according to the ministry.


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