|101 new cases in Meghalaya|
SHILLONG, Oct 17 - Meghalaya reported 101 new COVID-19 cases and 298 recoveries in the past 24 hours.
The bulk of the recoveries (223 cases) were reported from East Khasi Hills district. Incidentally, most of the new cases (56) were also reported from the same district.
Besides, new cases were reported from West Khasi Hills district (30), West Garo Hills district (11), Ri-Bhoi district (2), South West Khasi Hills and South West Garo Hills districts (one case each).
Recoveries were also reported from Ri-Bhoi district (55), West Garo Hills district (18), East Jaintia Hills district and West Jaintia Hills districts (one case each).
Meanwhile, 1,85,467 samples have been tested in Meghalaya so far.