Itanagar- Arunachal Pradesh reported 220 fresh COVID-19 cases on Monday, which taken the state’s virus count to 12367, said a report of health department.
Eighty eight of the 220 fresh cases were reported from Itanagar Capital Complex, 23 from West Siang, 16 cases from East Siang, 13 from Upper Subansiri, 11 each from Tirap and Changlang, 10 from Lower Dibang Valley, 8 from Lohit, 6 each from West Kameng, Upper Siang, 5 from Lower Subansiri, 4 each from from Longding, and East Kameng, 3 from Kamle, 2 each from Lower Siang, Namsai , Siang, and Papumpare, 1 each from Pakke Kessang, Tawang, Anjaw, and Kurung Kumey.
Thirty out of 220 fresh cases are Symptomatic and rest 190 new patients are asymptomatic. All of them have been admitted to COVID care centres, the report said.
Today 171 more people have recovered from the disease. They have been advised 14-day home quarantine and self-monitoring upon their release from hospitals, report said.
The Itanagar Capital Region comprising Itanagar, Naharlagun, Nirjuli and Banderdewa areas has so far registered 4626 cases, the highest in the state, followed by Changlang ( 1001 ) and Papum Pare ( 800 ).
Of the 12367 cases, 2940 are active while 9403 people have recovered, 24 patients have died, and 268759 persons have been tested so far.