Manipur on Friday reported 98 new COVID-19 positive cases, taking the state's cumulative confirmed cases to 1,38,984, while the death toll remained 2,129 with no reports of fatalities across the state, official sources said.
According to the latest update by the COVID-19 Common Control Room, the number of active cases as on Friday was 615.
The new positive cases from the general population included 12 from Imphal East, while Imphal West reported 41, Thoubal – 12, Bishnupur - nine, Kakching - five, Kangpokpi and Tamenglong two each, Jiribam, Ukhrul and Senapati one each, Churachandpur - nine and Chandel -three.
All necessary medical precautionary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place, the release stated.
As many as 73 people were reported recovered. With it, the cumulative number of recoveries reached 1,36,240. The recovery rate is 98.03 per cent, it added.