By Waikhom Chitradhani
Imphal(Manipur), May 12 : In the past twenty-four hours, Manipur reported 666 new COVID19 positive cases and 17 deaths according to the Health Department.
As per a release from the health department, the positive persons are 659 (364M, 295F) from the general population and 7 personnel from the Central Armed Police Force (CAPF).
Imphal East (171), Imphal West (252) continue to report the majority of the new cases.
Thoubal (34),Bishnupur (48),Kakching (60), Ukhrul (15), Churachandpur (43), Chandel (3), Senapati (13), Tamenglong (4),Kangpokpi (6), Kamjong (2), Tengnoupal (1) and Noney (7).
In the last 24 hours, 17 persons aged 57 yrs (female, Imphal West), 69 yrs (male, Imphal East), 67 yrs (male, Imphal East), 81 yrs (male, Churachandpur), 51 yrs (male, Churachandpur), 55 yrs (male, Thoubal), 64 yrs (male, Imphal East), 55 yrs (male, Imphal East), 56 yrs (male, Imphal West). 54 yrs (male, Bishnupur), 58 yrs (male, Imphal East), 74 yrs (male, Imphal East), 67 yrs (female. Imphal East), 64 yrs (male. Kakching). 84 yrs (female, Imphal West), 76 yrs (female, Thoubal), and 65 yrs (male, Imphal East) expired at Shija Hospital (3), DH Churachandpur (2), DH Thoubal (1), Raj Medicity (1), RIMS (4) and JNIMS (6) hospital respectively. The death toll has now reached 526.
The caseload of the state has now reached 37.036 (General Population – 33,361 and Central Security Personnel 3,675). The cumulative number of recovered cases is 31,238 (General Population – 27,741 and Central Security Personnel – 3,497). The number of active cases is 5272 (General Population – 5099 and Central Security Personnel-173). The recovery rate is 84.34 %.
In the last 24 hours, a total of 1068 D type Oxygen Cylinders and 407 B-type Oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health institutions and health facilities of Manipur.
As per the latest information, 282958 individuals have been vaccinated in the state.