Imphal, Jun 7 : The total number of Covid 19 positive cases has increased to 172 in Manipur. The number of active cases is 120, said Dr. Khoirom Sasheekumar Mangang, Additional Director & Spokesperson Health Department, Manipur today. So far, 52 people have recovered from the disease.
Last night, 15 persons ( 8 males, 7 females) were confirmed as COVID-19 positive new cases at VRDLs of RIMS (12) and JNIMS (3). The district wise distribution was Thoubal 6 (5 males, 1 female), Ukhrul 5 (2 males, 3 females), Kangpokpi 3 (all female) and Imphal West (1 male). They were returnees from Mumbai (8 by train), Delhi (6 by air and 1 by bus). Their health conditions were stable and they were shifted to the Covid Care facilities in RIMS and JNIMS. All necessary control measures like containment and contact tracing were now in place. (UNI)