Northeast India’s Only English and Hindi Satellite News Channel

Single-day COVID-19 recoveries outnumber fresh cases in Arunachal Pradesh

Single-day COVID-19 recoveries outnumbered fresh cases in Arunachal Pradesh, as 57 more people recuperated from the disease while 22 new infections were registered, a health department official said here on

Single-day COVID-19 recoveries outnumbered fresh cases in Arunachal Pradesh, as 57 more people recuperated from the disease while 22 new infections were registered, a health department official said here on Monday.

The new cases pushed the total caseload in the northeastern state to 53,732. As many as 52,936 people have recovered from the disease thus far, he said.

The COVID-19 recovery rate improved marginally to 98.52 per cent from 98.45 per cent the previous day, State Surveillance Officer (SSO) Dr Lobsang Jampa said.

The positivity rate currently is 1.34 per cent. The COVID-19 death toll in the frontier state remained at 270 as no new fatality was reported in the last 24 hours, the official said.

Arunachal Pradesh currently has 526 active COVID-19 cases.

The Capital Complex Region, comprising Itanagar, Naharlagun, Nirjuli and Banderdewa areas, has the highest number of active cases at 93, followed by Lower Subansiri at 63, East Siang (54) and West Kameng at 53.

As many as 10,93,778 samples have been tested for COVID-19 so far, including 1,633 on Sunday, Jampa added.

According to State Immunisation Officer Dr Dimong Padung, a total of 10,33,466 people have been inoculated thus far in the state.PTI

First Published: 13th September, 2021 15:50 IST

COMMENTS

WE RECOMMEND

Banner
Arunachal team leaves for Subroto Cup Int’l Football Tournament in Delhi

The Arunachal team for the Subroto Cup international football tournament in Delhi was flagged off last evening from Mebo IB ground in East Siang district.  Notably, the Deputy Director of School Education, East Siang district, Odhuk Tabing, flagged off the team of 18 member players from Government Higher Secondary School, Mebo, including team Coach, Mibom […]

30th September 2022
Banner
Rajnath Singh set to begin two-day long visit to A’chal

And on September 30, the Raksha Mantri will be visiting Sela and reviewing the progress of the work for the crucial Sela tunnel.

29th September 2022
Banner
Major boost to football in A’chal: MoU to be signed between government, schools

The AIFF president said that a discussion was held to focus on futsal in each of the 22 districts in order to help youngsters develop skills.

28th September 2022
Banner
Rajnath Singh set to visit Arunachal Pradesh

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh will be reaching the headquarters of the 2nd mountain division in Dinjan today at 4 pm.

28th September 2022
Banner
ULFA-I cadre apprehended in Tiprap district of Arunachal

As per sources, the apprehended cadre has infiltrated Indian territory after deserting the ULFA-I camp located in Myanmar.

27th September 2022