IMPHAL, Dec 6 - With the detection of 216 new COVID-19 cases, Manipur on Sunday crossed the 26,000 mark, taking the State�s tally to 26,073.
Dr Khoirom Sasheekumar Mangang, Additional Director and Spokesperson of the State Health Department in a press release on Sunday said that 190 persons and 26 Central armed police personnel were infected with the virus in the past 24 hours.
Meanwhile, a total of 193 persons, including 130 from home isolation, were discharged from 13 COVID care facilities in the past 24 hours, the release added.
The cumulative number of positive cases is 26,073, while the numbers of active and recovered cases were 2,919 and 22,848, respectively, it added.
The recovery rate in the State is currently at 87.63 per cent.