nagaland COVID-19

  • COVID-19: Nagaland registers highest single-day spike
    69 new cases on June 22   Morung Express News Dimapur | June 22 Nagaland recorded the highest single day spike of positive cases with 69 more persons testing positive for COVID-19 on Monday morning.  The total number of positive cases now stands at 280 out of which 141 are recovered cases and 139 are active cases. There is no COVID-related death in the state so far. According to Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom who announced the results o
  • Kohima District Congress Public Grievances Committee constituted
    Committee to survey on impact of different measures adopted by government in fight against COVID-19   Kohima, June 22 (MExN): The Kohima District Congress Committee (KDCC) held an emergency meeting under the chairmanship of KDCC, President, Kevi Vizo at Congress Bhavan on June 22. KDCC, General Secretary (Information & Publicity), Yangertemjen stated in a press release that the meeting deliberated at length on the Nagaland Pradesh Congress Committee (NPCC) letter da
  • DC Peren prohibits outside food in quarantine centres
    Peren, June 22 (MExN): The ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic has necessitated the setting up of quarantine facilities to accommodate the large number of returnees to the district from various parts of the country. A DIPR report stated that it has been reported that parents and relatives of the returnees accommodated at the different quarantine facilities are bringing packages of food and other commodities to their wards resulting in unnecessary harassment of the facility managers as well
  • Working round the clock to feed returnees
    Kohima COVID-19 community kitchen with KBPF’s support providing food for 3 QCs    Vishü Rita Krocha Kohima | June 12 On Friday morning, members of the New Capital Baptist Church, Kohima, had started to gather as early as 3:00 am at NBCC Convention Hall, where ‘Bethel Kitchen’ is placed and has been brimming with activity since June 3. The Kohima District Task Force had initiated the COVID-19 Community Kitchen named as ‘Bethel Kitchen&r
  • MCCI donates 1 lakh to Tuensang COVID-19 Task Force
    MOKOKCHUNG, JUNE 9 (MExN): The Mokokchung Chamber of Commerce & Industry (MCCI) visited Tuensang on June 8 and met representatives of various civil society organizations as well as the Deputy Commissioner of Tuensang.  The MCCI made a goodwill donation of Rs 1,00,000 to the Tuensang District Task Force on COVID-19 which was handed over to the Deputy Commissioner through the president of Tuensang Chamber of Commerce & Industry (TCCI), Dorothy Chang.  A brief
  • NU cancels 2nd and 4th semester exams
    Informs on modules for promotion of students   Dimapur, June 9 (MExN): Nagaland University (NU) has informed all affiliated colleges that the 2nd and 4th semester examination for the academic session 2020 will not be conducted in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. The move is as per the approval of the Academic Council and in reference with UGC guidelines on April 29, Dr Moangsangba, Controller of Examinations, Nagaland University notified on Tuesday. In this regard, N
  • 6 more positive cases in Nagaland, total at 118 
    Dimapur, June 7(MExN): Another 6 samples tested COVID-19 positive on Sunday taking that total number of infections in the state to 118.     All the new cases are from Dimapur quarantine centres, Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Minster, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter in the evening.  With this, there are now 118 positive cases in Nagaland. However, with 8 recoveries, there are 110 active cases.    Out of 118 patients, 112 are in 18-44 ag
  • 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 2
  • Nagaland records highest single day surge in COVID cases
    22 new cases on June 4, State tally rises to 80   DIMAPUR, JUNE 4 (MExN): Nagaland registered the highest number of new COVID-19 cases today with 22 new cases. The total active cases in the State now stand at 80 as of June 4.  “All the positive persons are receiving medical care at the designated COVID-19 Hospitals. Further, active surveillance is going on to prevent further spreading of the infection,” Principal Secretary, Home, Abhijit Sinha said toda
  • 49 COVID-19 positive persons receiving medical care: Kronu
    Our Correspondent Kohima | June 2 Nagaland’s Planning & Coordination, Land Revenue and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Neiba Kronu today said that all 49 COVID-19 positive persons in Nagaland are receiving medical care at the designated COVID-19 Hospitals. Out of the 49 positive cases, 33 are asymptomatic and 16 are mild cases, the Minister said adding that “we do not have even moderate cases also.” Addressing a press conference here this evening, t
  • Revised SOP for returnees to Nagaland
    DIMAPUR, JUNE 1 (MExN): The Nagaland State Government today announced a revised Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) with regard to returnees to Nagaland. The SOP was revised as per a cabinet meeting which was held on June 1.  Chennai Special train returnees of May 22 •    Persons who returned to the State on May 22 by the Special Train from Chennai and are still in Kohima and Dimapur quarantine centres will continue to remain until the COVID-19 test are do
  • Nagaland: 7 more tested positive for COVID-19; Total tally at 43
    Morung Express News Dimapur | May 31   Nagaland state on May 31 (Sunday) reported 7 fresh cases of Covid-19 positive infection, taking the count of progressive positive cases to 43.    " Out of 92 samples tested,  4 Female & 3 Male, all returnees from Chennai has tested COVID19 +ve. 4 at Kohima & 3 at Dimapur. As on: 7:25 am, 31st May, we have 43 active cases," Nagaland Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom tweeted on Sunday morning.
  • Nagaland: 11 new COVID-19 cases, total 36
    Morung Express News Dimapur | May 30   Eleven more positive cases of COVID-19 were confirmed in Nagaland on May 30 morning, bringing the State's total tally to 36.   This was informed by Nagaland Health Minister, S Pangnyu Phom in Twitter as of 7:39 am in the morning.   "Alert! 9 Male & 2 female, all returnees from Chennai tested COVID19 +ve. 8 at Dimapur & 3 at Kohima," the Health Minister posted on his twitter account informing
  • 25 active cases in Nagaland
    Kohima, May 29 (MExN): The total number of active cases in Nagaland now stands at 25 with 7 testing positive for COVID-19 on May 29. All the positive persons are being kept under medical observation at the designated COVID-19 Hospitals, according to Principal Secretary, Home, Abhijit Sinha. Active surveillance is going on to prevent further spreading of the infection, he stated. Till date, 1934 samples have been tested out of which results of 1346 samples were negative. 25 samples test