Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh reported one more death due to COVID-19 on Thursday, which pushed the death toll in the state to 32, and 165 fresh COVID-19 cases which taken the state’s virus count to 14077, said a report of health department.
A 59 yrs old male , retired Major ( APP), hailing from Telibari, Deobeel of Assam expired on 22 Oct, 2020 as he was having Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome, Hypertension with COVID-19 infection.
The Body was handed over to the relatives in body bag after sanitization as per SOP and Counseling for proper handling was given to the relatives.
Twent nine out of 165 fresh cases are Symptomatic and rest 136 new patients are asymptomatic. All of them have been admitted to COVID care centres, the report said.
Today 208 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.
Of the 14077 positive cases, 2638 are active while 11407 people have recovered, 32 patients have died, and 293411 persons have been tested so far.