Nagaland: Ten new COVID-19 positive cases reported; total cases surge to 211

Of the total 211 COVID-19 cases reported in the state so far, 73 cases are active while 138 patients have recovered from the infection.

Nagaland on Sunday reported 10 new COVID-19 positive cases, taking the total number of cases in the state to 211, state Health Minister S Panyu Phom said.

The 10 new cases are among those 308 samples tested, the health minister said in a tweet. Of them, seven cases are reported from Kohima quarantine centre, two from Tuensang quarantine centre and one from Phek quarantine centre, he added.

"Out of 308 samples tested, 10 new cases of COVID-19 +ve have been reported. 7 patients from Kohima QC, 2 from Tuensang QC & 1 from Phek QC," the minister tweeted on Sunday morning.

Of the total 211 COVID-19 cases reported in the state so far, 73 cases are active while 138 patients have recovered from the infections, the health minister said.

On Sunday, Nagaland reported three new cases, taking the total number of coronavirus cases in the state to 201.

First Published:June 21, 2020, 11:11 a.m.

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