Itanagar, March 18: Arunachal Pradesh did not report any fresh COVID-19 case in the last 24 hours, a senior health department official said here on Thursday.

The COVID-19 caseload in the north-eastern state remained at 16,841, State Surveillance Officer (SSO) Dr Lobsang Jampa said.

Arunachal Pradesh currently has two active COVID-19 cases, while 56 people have died due to the contagion so far, the SSO said.

A total of 16,783 people have recovered from the disease so far in the state, he said.

The recovery rate and positivity rate in the state currently stand at 99.65 per cent and 0.012 per cent, respectively, he said.

Changlang and Papumpare districts now have one active COVID-19 case each.

Altogether 4,10,875 samples have been tested so far for COVID-19, including 304 on Wednesday, Dr Jampa said.

Meanwhile, State Immunisation Officer (SIO) Dr Dimong Padung said that a total of 57,445 people have been inoculated in the state so far since the vaccination drive began in January this year. - PTI