In addition to the new COVID-19 cases, Manipur has also registered 10 deaths in a span of 24 hours.
Manipur recorded 796 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday.
The Manipur chief minister made the announcement during an inspection of two-day-mass vaccination camp for women vendors of three Ima Keithels and one temporary market held at Ima Market No.3 of Khwairamband Keithel.
COVID-19 death toll in Manipur mounted to 1,251 with 10 more fatalities.
A total of 432 more persons tested positive for COVID-19 in Manipur.
Manipur's COVID-19 caseload surged to 67,986 on Sunday.
With 561 new positive cases, Manipur's COVID-19 caseload surged to 67,317 on Saturday.
COVID-19 active cases in Manipur dipped to 5,668 on Friday.
Despite the downtrend, Imphal West continues to report highest daily COVID-19 deaths and positive cases in Manipur
A total of 203 people of the 3,214 samples tested in the last 24 hours tested positive for COVID-19 on Wednesday in Mizoram.
In all, 148 people were tested for COVID-19 as a part of the sero-surveillance on Saturday
The Sero-surveillance test target is 500 a day, but only 16 people turned up for the tests in Thoubal district of Manipur.
Manipur health director Dr K Rajo said the state is facing acute shortage of Rapid Antigen Testing (RAT) kits. Hence, the urgent need to control supply of RAT kits for optional use to the public, he said.
The question is “How many COVID-19 related deaths would set an alarm for us to start worrying?”
As per the standard operating procedure (SOP), the three police personnel were taken to Covid Care Centre at Imphal.