14 new cases on Friday, State tally at 94

Kohima, June 5 (MExN): Nagaland registered 14 new COVID-19 cases, taking the total number of active cases in the State to 94 on June 5.

“All the positive persons are receiving medical care at the designated COVID-19 Hospitals and out of the 94 positive persons, 78 are asymptomatic and 16 are having mild symptoms,” Principal Secretary, Home, Abhijit Sinha said today during the daily briefing.


Till date, a total of 3883 samples have been tested. Results of 2365 samples have been received out of which 94 are positive. The results for 1518 samples are awaited. Through the Truenat testing machine so far a total of 101 samples have been tested and all are negative. Presently, a total of 4607 persons are under facility quarantine. 

The Health Department informed that of the 94 active cases, 71 are from Dimapur, 17 are from Kohima, 1 is from Peren and 5 are from Tuensang. (See Table)