In Manipur, the positivity rate of COVID-19 has been decreasing while the recovery rate is increasing from last several days.
During the past twenty four hours, 223 persons including two personnel from the Central Armed Police Force were confirmed as new COVID-19 positive cases during the last twenty four hours. These cases were detected among the 2,509 samples tested for the virus. The positivity rate is 8.9 per cent.
On the other hand, two people expired due to COVID-19 positive in the last twenty four hours. None of them have taken the COVID vaccination. The cumulative death toll is 1,781.
Meanwhile, 269 patients were discharged during the hours. The total number of recovered cases is 1,08,430 and the total number of positive cases is 1,13,551. The recovery rate is 95.49 per cent. The number of active cases stands at 3,340.
The number of doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered till yesterday is 15,19,826 including 3,34,507 second doses.