Nagaland recorded 51 fresh cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, taking the total tally to 896.
The COVID-19 status update from Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom said that 24 cases of COVID-19 were reported from Kohima on Tuesday, 20 from Peren, three from Dimapur, two from Longleng and one each from Zunheboto and Mokokchung.
With this update, Longleng district has registered its first COVID-19 cases on Tuesday. While the rest 10 districts in Nagaland have their shares of the pandemic, Kiphire is the only district in the state that has not reported any case of COVID-19 till date.
The state’s commercial hub Dimapur continues to witness brisk business activities even though the main two markets---New Market and Hongkong Market---in the heart of the city are yet to open.
It may be mentioned here that the markets open from 9 am to 2 pm daily except on Sundays.