2 more tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday
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NAGALAND

Nagaland: 2 more test positive for COVID-19; state tally at 179

Out of 316 samples that were tested, two persons from Kohima tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday

Medolenuo Ambrocia

Medolenuo Ambrocia

Kohima: Two more persons from the Kohima quarantine centre have tested positive for COVID-19 on Tuesday morning. The total number of positive cases in the state spiked to 179.

Nagaland health minister S Pangnyu Phom informed that out of 316 samples that were tested, two were tested positive for COVID-19. All positive cases in the state are related to those who have returned to Nagaland from outside the state.

On Monday, four more persons have recovered from COVID-19 taking the number of recovered cases to 92. With the number of active cases at 87, recovered cases of COVID-19 has surpassed the active cases for the third consecutive day.

Taking to twitter, Phom tweeted "2 new cases of COVID-19 +ve have been reported out of 316 samples tested. All cases are from Kohima QC.

Positive : 179

Active : 87

Recovered : 92

Death : 00

Update at 8: 48 am, 16th June, 2020."

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