By Waikhom Chitradhani
Imphal(Manipur), May 4 : In the past twenty-four hours, 432 persons (250 male, 182 female) from the general population and one personnel from the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF) were confirmed as new COVID19 positive cases, according to the Health Department.
Imphal West (183) and Imphal East (108) continue to report the majority of the new cases. The other positive cases from the general population are from Churachandpur (42), Kakching (35), Bishnupur (26), Thoubal (17), Tamenglong (6), Ukhrul (5), Jiribam (3), Senapati (3), Kamjong (2), Kangpokpi (1), and Tengnoupal (1).
In the last 24 hours, two persons aged 58 yrs (male, Thoubal) and 45 yrs (male, Bishnupur) expired at JNIMS (2) hospital. The death toll has now reached 424. The recovery rate is 91.45 %.
The caseload of the state has now reached 32,956 (General Population -29,370 and Central Security Personnel 3,586). The cumulative number of recovered cases is 30,141 (General Population – 26,675 and Central Security Personnel 3,466). The number of active cases is 2391 (General Population – 2276 and Central Security Personnel – 115).
In the last 24 hours, a total of 659 D type oxygen cylinders and 176 B type oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health institutions and health facilities of Manipur According to the report from the health department.
As per the latest information, 2,21,983 individuals have been vaccinated in the state.