S Pangnyu Phom

  • COVID-19: Nagaland crosses 2000 mark with record single-day spike of 194 cases 
    Morung Express News Dimapur | August 3  The spike in COVID-19 casescontinued unabated in Nagaland and broke the daily record on Monday with 194 confirmed infections, according to an update by a Health authority.  With this, the total State COVID-19 tally also crossed 2000- mark to reach 2129 on August 3.   “194 new +ve cases have been confirmed out of 845 samples tested,” State Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twi
  • COVID-19: Nagaland registers over new 100 cases for third consecutive day
    Morung Express News Dimapur | August 2 Nagaland has registered 100 COVID-19 cases for the third consecutive day with the detection of 104 new infections on Sunday, taking the State’s total tally to 1935.  “Tested 383 samples for COVID-19, out of which 104 cases came out positive,” Nagaland Health and Family welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter Sunday evening.   Out of the total fresh cases, 62 were reported from Dimapur, 18 fr
  • COVID-19 in Nagaland: 48 fresh cases as surges continue to rise in Dimapur, Kohima
    Morung Express News  Dimapur | July 30 A total of 48 fresh COVID-19 cases were register from Nagaland on Thursday taking the total tally to 1561 as infection from the virus continue to surge in particularly in Kohima and Dimapur.  As per the latest information shared by a state health authority, all the new cases reported in the State on July 30 were from the two cities. “Tested 516 samples for COVID-19, out of which 48 cases came out positive. 32 cases in Dim
  • COVID-19 in Nagaland: 53 new cases take total tally above 1500
    Morung Express News  Dimapur | July 29 With another big spike of 53 fresh COVID-19 cases, the total tally in Nagaland crossed the 1500- mark (1513) Wednesday afternoon, according to updates by State health authorities.  “53 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected out of 453 test results received,” State Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter.   Out of the total new cases, 28 were reported from Dimapur, 19 from Kohim
  • Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally at 1460 with 2nd highest daily spike of 75 cases
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 28 Nagaland on Tuesday posted its second highest single-day of 75 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the total State’s tally to 1460. Out of 75 new cases, as many as 51 were reported from State capital, Kohima, while the rest were from Dimapur, Phek, Wokha, Mon, Dimapur and Tuensang.  The highest single-day day surge was reported in the State on July 23 with 90 new cases and the previous 2nd highest daily spike was on July 13 at 7
  • COVID-19: 45 fresh cases in Nagaland
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 27 Nagaland witnessed another big surge in daily COVID-19 cases Monday morning with 45 new infections from the virus.  “45 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected out of 335 test results received,” Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter. The new cases included 23 from Kohima, 14 from Dimapur and 8 from Mon district, he added.  With this, the status as of 11:59AM, July 27 sto
  • COVID-19: Another 50 fresh cases take Nagaland's tally to 1339
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 26  Nagaland saw another big daily spike in COVID-19 cases on Sunday with detection of 50 new cases.  “50 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected out of 328 test results received,” State Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter. The new cases included 28 from Kohima, 13 from Mon and 9 in Dimapur, he added.  With this, the Nagaland COVID status as of 12:52 PM on July 26 stood at: Pos
  • Nagaland registers 50 new COVID-19 cases; 4 deaths under 'investigation'
    Four deaths as of July 25 but investigation on to establish their link with COVID-19, informs State’s H&FW Minister    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 25 Nagaland witnessed another big surge in daily COVID-19 cases on Saturday with 50 new infections from the virus.  “50 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected out of 344 test results received,” Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter in the eve
  • COVID-19: Nagaland logs 2nd-highest daily rise in cases 
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 24  Nagaland, on July 24, logged its second-highest daily rise in COVID-19 cases with 65 fresh infections, a day after witnessing the highest-single day surge of 90 cases. 7 more recoveries were also reported from the state on Friday, updates by a health authority informed. A morning update by Nagaland’s Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom informed on Twitter informed that 63 positive cases of COVID-19 have b
  • COVID-19: Nagaland records highest one-day spike of 90 cases
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 23 Nagaland reported its highest single-day spike of 90 COVID-19 positive cases Thursday morning, taking the overall tally to 1174.  “Out of 237 samples tested, 90 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” State's Health and Family Welfare Minister updated on Twitter. Out of 90 cases, 61 were reported from Kohima  26 in Dimapur, 2 in Peren and 1 in Phek, he added.  With this, Nagaland COVID-19 statu
  • COVID-19: 9 new cases in Nagaland; total at 1030
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 21 Nagaland registered 9 fresh COVID-19 cases on Monday taking the State’s total tally to 1030.  “Out of 239 samples tested, 9 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” State Minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter.  Dimapur reported 6 new cases, while there were 2 in Mon and 1in Peren, he informed.  With this, the State’s case status as of 11:15 AM, J
  • Nagaland: COVID-19 cases cross 1,000, recoveries at 484
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 20 The number of COVID-19 positive cases in Nagaland crossed the 1,000-mark on Monday nearly two months after the detection of the first COVID-19 case in the state. With 33 fresh cases on July 20, the state's tally of confirmed cases rose to 1,021. The new cases were reported from Dimapur (16), Mon (12) and Kohima (5). However, 39 ‘recoveries’ were reported in the state on Monday taking the recovery rate to 47% with 484 in
  • 33 fresh cases, COVID-19 tally crosses 1000-mark in Nagaland
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 20 Nagaland registered 33 fresh COVID-19 cases on Monday taking the State's total infections by the virus above 1000-mark to 1021. “Out of 454 samples tested, 33 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” Health and Family Minister, S Pangnyu updated on Twitter in the morning. The new cases include 16 in Dimapur, 12 in Mon and 5 in Kohima, the Minister added. With this, the COVID-19 status in Nagaland as of 1
  • COVID-19: Nagaland registers 10 fresh cases 
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 19  Nagaland registered 10 fresh COVID-19 positive cases Sunday afternoon taking the total State’s tally from the infection to 988.  “Out of 79 samples tested, 10 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed. 6 in Kohima, 2 in Mokokchung & 1 each in Dimapur & Longleng,” Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter.  The Minister, however, did not specify wheth
  • Nagaland: 22 new positive cases, total COVID-19 tally at 978
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 18  Nagaland registered 22 new COVID-19 positive cases on Saturday taking the State's total infections to 978. “Out of 216 samples tested, 22 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” Nagaland Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter in the afternoon.  The new case include 11 in Peren, 8 in Dimapur  and 3 in Kohima, he said.  The Minister, however, added that
  • Nagaland’s COVID-19 Status: 40 positive cases, 14 recoveries on July 17
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 17 Nagaland, on July 17, registered 40 COVID-19 positive cases while there were 14 more recoveries, update by a state health authority informed.   “Out of 146 samples tested, 40 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” State’s Health and Family Welfare Minister, S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter in the evening.   The new cases included 39 from Dimapur and a single case from Peren, he s
  • Nagaland COVID-19 tally reaches 916
    Morung Express news Dimapur | July 16   14 new COVID-19 cases were reported in the state on July 16, taking the State’s tally to 916. According to State Health Minister Pangnyu Phom, out of the 14 fresh cases, 12 were from Dimapur while 2 were reported from Kohima. Meanwhile, 43 COVID-19 patients from Peren were reported to have recovered on Thursday. They will be kept under strict surveillance, Pangnyu informed. In addition, Deputy Commissioner Mokokchung rep
  • COVID-19: Nagaland registers 14 fresh cases, 43 recoveries on July 16
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 16    Nagaland, on July 16, registered 14 fresh COVID-19 while 43 others recovered from the infection, state health authorities updated on Wednesday.  “Out of 286 samples tested, 14 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed,” Nagaland Minister for Health and Family Welfare, S Pangnyu Phom update on Twitter in the evening.  The new cases included 12 from Dimapur and 2 from Kohima, he informed.&
  • Nagaland Dy CM, two other ministers go into institutional quarantine 
    Morung Express News Dimapur | July 16   Nagaland Deputy Chief Minister Y Patton, Health Minister and Family Welfare Minister, Pangnyu Phom and PHED Minister, Jacob Zhimomi today went into institutional quarantine in Dimapur after arriving from Delhi.   “After screening and completion of necessary protocol, the three legislators were taken to the Government quarantine facility in an ambulance,” informed an official.    Meanwhile, Patt
  • Nagaland’s COVID-19 tally crosses 900-mark 
    Morung Express News  Dimapur | July 15   Nagaland COVID-19 tally crossed 900-mark on Wednesday to reach 902 after 6 new positive cases were reported.    “Out of 170 samples tested, 6 positive cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Dimapur,” Nagaland Health and Family Welfare S Pangnyu Phom updated on Twitter.    Meanwhile, the Minister further informed that the state also recorded two recoveries on July 15 with – on