Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh reported one more death due to COVID-19 on Tuesday, which pushed the death toll in the state to 20, and 222 fresh COVID-19 cases which taken the state’s virus count to 11007, said a report of health department.
ONE MORE COVID-DEATH
Ninety of the 222 fresh cases were reported from Itanagar Capital Complex, 28 from Changlang, 23 from West Siang, 16 east from East Siang and Tirap, 9 from Lower Subansiri, 8 from Leparada, 6 from Lower Dibang Valley, 5 from Upper Siang, 4 each from Namsai and Upper Subansiri, 3 each from Papumpare, West Kameng, Lower Siang, 2 from Lohit and 1 each from Tawang and Longding .
Forty three out of 222 fresh cases are Symptomatic and rest 179 new patients are asymptomatic. All of them have been admitted to COVID care centres, the report said.
Today 189 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 4111 cases, the highest in the state, followed by Changlang (890 ) and Papum Pare ( 716 ).
Of the 11007 cases, 3022 are active while 7965 people have recovered, 20 patients have died, and 255334 persons have been tested so far.