nagaland covid

  • 76 new COVID-19 cases detected in Nagaland
    DIMAPUR, OCTOBER 15 (MExN): 76 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Nagaland on October 15 taking the State’s tally to 7,492. The new cases include 38 from Kohima, 15 from Tuensang, 11 from Dimapur, 5 from Mon, 3 from Zunheboto and 1 from Mokokchung.  Of the cases on October 15, 17 are from the armed forces/security personnel, 19 are returnees and travelers, 36 are traced contacts and 4 are frontline workers.  Meanwhile, the State also recorded 100 recoveries on
  • Nagaland COVID-19 caseload at 7,416
    Morung Express News Dimapur | October 14 Nagaland’s COVID-19 caseload rose to 7,416 on Wednesday with the addition of 53 new cases, Health and Family Welfare Minister S Pangnyu Phom said.  Kohima recorded 25 new cases, followed by Mon at 14 and Dimapur at 10, Peren at two, while Tuensang and Zunheboto recorded one case each. Altogether 85 patients were cured of the disease on Wednesday, of which 80 were from Kohima while three were from Dimapur and two from Peren, the
  • Nagaland reports 111 fresh COVID-19 cases
    Morung Express News Dimapur | October 3 A total of 111 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Nagaland on Saturday, taking the number of active cases to 1,150. Nagaland Health and Family Welfare S Pangnyu Phom informed on Twitter that 63 of the new cases were reported from Kohima District while 48 were from Dimapur. Another 46 patients who were previously infected with the virus have now recovered and were released on Saturday, the minister said. Three of the recovered cases were repo
  • Nagaland: 131 new COVID-19 cases
    DIMAPUR, SEPTEMBER 14 (MExN): The number of COVID-19 cases in Nagaland continued to increase with 131 new cases detected in the State on September 13.  Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Pangnyu Phom informed via Twitter that the 131 new cases were detected out of 459 samples tested. Out of the new cases, 70 are in Kohima, 60 in Dimapur and 1 in Mon. Of the cases detected today, 77 are from the armed forces and security personnel; 7 are returnees/travelers; 45 are traced c
  • COVID Nagaland: Case doubling rate narrows to 14 days
    22.5 tests per 1000 against the national 21.2 Morung Express News Dimapur | August 15 The doubling rate of COVID-19 cases in Nagaland has narrowed to 14 days, as per the weekly analysis released by the state Integrated Disease Surveillance Programme, Department of Health and Family Welfare on August 15. The doubling rate, as per the previous week's analysis, stood at 18 days. The state's total recorded cases was 1693 on July 31, doubling to 3322 cases on August 14.&nb
  • Nagaland: 50 new COVID-19 cases detected
    DIMAPUR, AUGUST 13 (MExN): Fifty new cases of COVID-19 were detected in Nagaland on August 13 pushing the State’s tally to 3168. Of the new cases, 40 were in Kohima, 5 in Zunheboto, 4 in Mon and 1 in Dimapur.  Meanwhile, with 1139 recoveries so far, the number of active cases stood at 2015. The official death toll as on August 13 was 7, with one death tagged as being 'COVID-19 positive but not due to COVID-19.' The new cases detected on August 13 include 20 fro
  • No community transmission yet: Pangnyu
    ‘Majority of cases among armed forces’ DIMAPUR, AUGUST 2 (MExN): Nagaland Minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom today insisted that “there is no community transmission in the State as of now.” This has been deduced “as history of contacts has been established in all cases,” he said. In a statement, the Health Minister said there has been a spike in the number of positive cases in the recent days particularly in Kohima and Dimap
  • How Bizarre: TrueNat negative, RT-PCR positive
    Reagent scarcity in Dimapur forces routing of samples to Kohima   Morung Express News Dimapur | July 24 In a bizarre case, RT-PCR test result of a deceased person returned positive after TrueNat screening gave a negative result while alive. The deceased person was admitted to the CHC, Medziphema on July 19, where his nasal swab sample was collected for screening via TrueNat. It returned negative; unfortunately, he passed away on July 21.  While samples tested neg