197 from Dimapur, 59 from Kohima and 5 from Mokokchung tested positive for COVID-19 on Thursday
Kohima: 261 new cases of COVID-19 have been detected in Nagaland on Thursday taking the state's tally to 4636. The new cases were detected out of 741 samples that were tested.
Nagaland health minister S Pangnyu Phom took to Twitter to inform that 197 were from Dimapur, 59 were from Kohima and five new cases were from Mokokchung.
The minister also informed that necessary contact tracing have been activated.
"Update! 261 new +ve cases of COVID-19 have been detected out of 741 samples tested.
197 in Dimapur, 59 in Kohima & 5 in Mokokchung.
Necessary contact tracing have been activated. Wear Mask, Keep Distance, Stay Safe", the minister tweeted.
With the addition of the new cases, the current COVID-19 status in Nagaland is: