|Manipur recovery rate climbs to 79.19 pc|
IMPHAL, Sept 11 - With 209 new recoveries reported from 11 COVID care facilities in the past 24 hours in Manipur, the recovery rate in the State climbed to 79.19 per cent on Friday.
So far, 6,002 persons out of the total 7,579 COVID-19 positive cases have recovered and been discharged from various COVID care centres in the State.
Dr K Sasheekumar Mangang, Additional Director of the Health Department stated in a press release today, “The cumulative number of positive cases is 7,579. The cumulative number of recovered cases is 6,002. The number of active cases is 1,533. The recovery rate is 79.19 per cent.”
Stating that 101 persons, including 22 females from the general population and eight from the Central Armed Police Forces, were confirmed positive in the past 24 hours in Manipur, the release added that they are from Imphal West, Imphal East, Kangpokpi, Thoubal, Chandel, Tengnopupal, Ukhrul, Kakching, Churachandpur and Bishnupur, the release added. Three persons are returnees from other States, while the rest 98 are local residents without any significant travel history. They are being shifted to COVID care facilities.