In the column, the author talked about the issues of post-Covid syndromes, the rise of new SARS-CoV-2 variants, the possible need for booster doses of COVID vaccines, and the pros and cons of re-opening of schools.
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.
The United Committee Manipur carried out distribution of dinner packs as a part of its 21st foundation day on July 3.
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.
At Kangpokpi, around 155 beneficiaries without ration cards availed the MLA's essential items which were distributed at the KYU office.
The two government hospitals in Imphal stated that they are running short of oxygen supplies.
Nemcha Kipgen reached out to few identified daily wage earners among the Covid patients in Kangpokpi town and provided a bag of rice and pulses each to them through Covid Task Force Kangpokpi.
The CMHT and PMJAY beneficiaries who are in need of COVID-19 related treatments in the state will receive treatment at any empanelled hospital free of cost.
Dimapur district alone accounts for 61 per cent of COVID-19 cases in Nagaland.
In view of the concerning situation, a concerned citizen from Thoubal expressed the view that opening of CHIC would not serve the purpose unless the government equipped the community centres with all necessary aid to help care for the COVID patients.
The high court issued the directive on Monday in connection with a PIL filed before the high court, seeking the court's direction to procure sufficient oxygen and ICU beds for COVID-19 patients.