Nagaland Covid-19 cases reach 673
Dimapur, July 9 (EMN): Sixteen more Covid-19 positive cases were reported on Thursday, taking the tally in Nagaland to 673 so far.
According to Home Commissioner Abhijit Sinha, out of the 673 positive cases, the total active cases were 369 with 304 recoveries.
“As per the severity of symptoms, 368 active cases are asymptomatic and one case is moderate. Till date, a total of 15,062 samples have been sent for testing through RT-PCR. The results of 14,214 samples have been received.
“Out of the 15,062 samples, 9,626 samples have been received at the BSL-3 lab at the Naga Hospital Authority Kohima and a total of 9,381 samples have been tested, out of which 480 samples have tested positive. A total of 8,694 samples have been sent for testing on TrueNat also. 8,232 samples have tested negative, and 238 samples have tested positive which have been sent for confirmation by RT-PCR,” he said.