State COVID-19 tally at 8726, death toll 27

Nagaland COVID-19 Status as of October 28.
Nagaland COVID-19 Status as of October 28.

Dimapur, October 27 (MExN): With 63 new cases on Tuesday, the State’s tally of COVID-19 has increased to 8726. An update from the State Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom informed that 36 cases were reported in Dimapur, 18 in Kohima, 8 in Mon and 1 in Tuensang on October 27.

Meanwhile, 35 recoveries were also reported, taking the total number of recoveries to 6755. The total active cases as on Tuesday were 1860 according to the COVID-19 bulletin issued by the State Health and Family Welfare department.

The number of COVID-19 related fatalities has also increased to 27, as per the bulletin data. 6 deaths have been categorized as ‘not COVID related’ while 5 are under investigation.