COVID-19 updates as on Friday morning
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Nagaland: 4 more test positive for COVID-19; state tally hits 539

3 from Mon and 1 from Peren test positive for COVID-19; total tally soars to 539 in Nagaland, including 342 active cases

Medolenuo Ambrocia

Medolenuo Ambrocia

Kohima: With four more persons testing positive for COVID-19 on Friday morning, the number of active cases in the state has now soared to 539. Health minister S Pangnyub Phom took to Twitter to inform that three out of these are from Mon quarantine centre and one from Peren

The four new COVID-19 cases were reported out of the 259 samples that were sent for testing. The COVID-19 status in Nagaland as of 9:30 am on Friday is 539 positive cases, including 342 active cases and 197 recovered cases.

Phom tweeted: "Update! Out of 259 samples tested. 4 fresh positive cases of COVID-19 +ve have been detected. 3 in Mon QC & 1 in Kohima QC. Total State status as of 9:30 AM, 3rd July, 2020. Positive : 539 Active : 342 Recovered : 197"

He later clarified saying: "Error regretted! One patient tested COVID-19 +ve in Kohima should read as Peren not as rendered."

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