TODAY -

State records four deaths, 216 new cases
Source: Chronicle News Service

Imphal, September 16 2021: The state on Thursday reported four deaths and 216 new positive cases of Covid-19 out of 3122 samples tested, registering a positivity rate of 6.92 per cent against Wednesday's 7.66 per cent.

Though the overall positivity rate remains in single digit, Kangpokpi (15.7 per cent), Kamjong (13.8 per cent) and Chandel (13.3 per cent) recorded double digit positivity rate.

At the same time, Imphal East, Imphal West and Pherzawl districts recorded single digit infection but were above the state's average positivity rate.

As of Thursday evening, 607 beds including 106 ICU/HDU beds are available in different hospitals.

However, there is no updated information on bed vacancy in other facilities.

So far, the state has recorded 88,513 positive cases and 1447 fatalities since the beginning of the second wave of the pandemic.

The current month recorded 3980 new cases and 39 fatalities out of which 1516 new cases and 15 fatalities were added in the last seven days alone.

According to official reports, the 216 new positive cases included 206 civilians (96 male & 110 female) and 10 personnel of Central Armed Police Force (CAPF).

Their samples were confirmed at RIMS (8), JNIMS (21) and other testing centres (187).The positive cases from among the civilian population are from Imphal East (39), Imphal West (94), Thoubal (11), Bishnupur (3), Kakching (2), Ukhrul (10), Churachandpur (8), Chandel (4), Senapati (9), Tamenglong (1), Pherzawl (1), Kamjong (4) and Kangpokpi (20) .

All necessary measures like containment and contact tracing are in place.

The State Level Covid-19 Deaths Audit Committee reported 4 Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours but no age and gender information have been provided by the committee.

Two of them were from Imphal West and one each from Chandel and Kangpokpi.

With this, the cumulative number of deaths due to Covid-19 in the state has reached 1821.Three of the four victims had received first dose Covid vaccine.

So far, 101 vaccinated individuals including 7 second dose vaccinated people have died.

In the last 24 hours, 219 patients were discharged from home isolation (58), RIMS(6), JNIMS(13), CCCs (101) and CHICs (41) .

The cumulative number of positive cases has reached 1,17,913 (general population - 1,13,710 and CAPF personnel - 4,203).Number of recovered cases is 1,13,478 (general population - 1,09,338 and CAPF personnel - 4,140) and number of active cases is 2,614 (general population -2,556 and CAPF personnel - 58).The recovery rate is 96.24 per cent.

In the last 24 hours, 1192 D-type and 411 B-type Oxygen cylinders have been made available to different health facilities.

A total of 5157 vaccine doses were administered on Wednesday taking the cumulative number of vaccinated individuals to 12,10,874 which included 4,01,264 fully vaccinated individuals.

As of Wednesday, 99,144 eligible people are yet to get the second shot of Covid vaccine.

As per data maintained by The People's Chronicle based on IDSP and CCR reports, number of total cases in different districts are Imphal West (40,257), Imphal East (26,083), Thoubal (9265), Churachandpur (9914), Kangpokpi (2715), Tamenglong (3235), Bishnupur (8889), Senapati (2158), Ukhrul (2564), Kakching (6295), Chandel (2229), Noney (1057), Tengnoupal (1026), Jiribam (1014), Kamjong (783) and Pherzawl (428).Fatality counts in different districts are Imphal West (607), Imphal East (429), Thoubal (167), Churachandpur (154), Kangpokpi (57), Tamenglong (13), Bishnupur (184), Senapati (8), Ukhrul (29), Kakching (110), Chandel (35), Noney (4), Tengnoupal (13), Jiribam (7), Kamjong (4) and Pherzawl (0) .

Data analysed by this daily shows that the rate of infection remains 37,995 confirmed cases per million population (based on projected population of 31,03,000 as per NCP report) against the national average of 23,884 CPM.

Test rate has improved to 4,06,671 tests per million population against the na tional average of 3,92,239 TPM.

Case fatality rate stands at 1.54 per cent.

In the past 24 hours, only 3122 samples were tested and the single day positivity rate was 6.92 per cent per cent while the cumulative positivity came down to 9.34 per cent.


* Comments posted by users in this discussion thread and other parts of this site are opinions of the individuals posting them (whose user ID is displayed alongside) and not the views of e-pao.net. We strongly recommend that users exercise responsibility, sensitivity and caution over language while writing your opinions which will be seen and read by other users. Please read a complete Guideline on using comments on this website.




HEADLINES - 17, SEP 2021
  • 4 more succumb, 216 test positive
  • Uproar over non-tabling of ADC Bill
  • Now NIELIT Centre adorns CCpur
  • Finer details of ravages wreaked by Covid spelt out
  • UKLF leader remanded in arms missing case
  • UCM asserts
  • Don't lay down riders to join BJP: Sharda
  • Every household in Manipur to get tap water by 2022: Losii Dikho
  • NEEC organises 'one day free career counselling'
  • Student bodies appeal to look into lapses of MUC
  • One day free 'Anaemia Screening Camp' held
  • Dr Khashim interacts with local leaders of Chingai area villages
  • Panthung provides telemedicine and diagnostic services to Covid patients for free
  • Turmeric flakes flagged off
  • Loken takes pot shots at BJP
  • Drugs seized in various locations by NAB
  • Mobile testing
  • 3 day training programme on Padhna Likhna Abhiyan kicks off
  • 20 Kgs of brown sugar seized
  • 'World Suicide Prevention Day' observed at Langathel
  • 220 litres of local liquor seized
  • Nava Bharat Mela
  • Joint meeting declares Gaiphunlung Gangmei as rightful Khullak
  • Drivers rescued
  • Meeting held
  • Health director disapproves reopening of schools
  • Union Minister underlines importance of 'Digital India
  • JTSU asks tribal legislators to resign
  • Uphold decision of leaders: Sharda to ticket seekers
  • Dikho attends NE conference, seeks more fund
  • UCM asks Govt to stop border fencing
  • Police, club volunteers nab drug peddler
  • MOMA sends 10 MT dried turmeric to Kerala
  • Career counselling prog held at Senapati
  • Suicide Prevention Day observed in Thoubal
  • N Loken predicts Cong win in 2022 polls
  • KVK Chandel conducts visit to soybean field
  • AOI COO stresses patients' safety, spur workforce
  • Role of engineers in nation building highlighted
  • Bitumen-laden hijacked trucks traced, drivers rescued
  • Govt urged to act against NSCN-IM
  • Training on puppetry ends, Thang-Ta begins
  • Consultative meet reaffirms support to Huri Golmei
  • AR inaugurates renovated school
  • Scheme awareness campaign from Oct 1
  • AR units observe World Ozone Day
  • BJYM to organise Seva Aur Samarpan programme
  • AIMS carries out anti-tobacco drive
  • Four held with 20 kg brown sugar, 437.5 gm heroin
  • Police recover 220 litres DIC, nab two
  • Provide rice to beneficiaries: MHRC to officials
  • Accused in NIA case surrenders
  • World Suicide Prevention Day observed
  • Seized IMFL, DIC liquor destroyed
  • LATEST IN E-PAO.NET
  • Bor khoiramnaba @Hiyangthang #1 : Gallery
  • Naga Peace Process :: News Timeline
  • Steeper climb for female to civil service
  • COVID-19 : Impact in Manipur :: News Timeline
  • World Food Day 2021
  • Journey of Covid vaccination so far
  • Vitamins for beauty
  • The Killing Fields 2021 :: News Timeline
  • Pravish case: Will justice be delivered ?
  • Racing towards Goonda Raj ?
  • A tribute to Padmashri Thongram Haridas
  • COVID-19 Status 13 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Shri Krishna devotion in Sankirtan #1
  • Malaria vaccine: Vital addition to toolkit
  • Drizzle :: Poem
  • Environment protection under Constitution
  • It's election time, 'CM Da Haisi'
  • Firing on a funeral service
  • Tungjoy, Senapati District : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 12 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • I-FLOCS eSYMPOSIA Manipur, 2021 held
  • Meaning of Life :: Poem
  • To love is to let go
  • Intl Conference @RGU, Arunachal [Oct 12]
  • Licence to abet violent polls
  • Not the time to let the guards down
  • Mai-Own : Manipur products #2 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 11 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • RIST Popular Talk -50 : Nobel Prize
  • Helpline on World Mental Health Day
  • Career options in Mental Health
  • International Conference at RGU, Arunachal
  • 'Houseful' BJP no guarantee to retain power
  • Ugly unfolding of events
  • 125th Jananeta Irawat Day #2 : Gallery
  • Tamenglong & Noney Projects : Gallery
  • Maisnam Meiraba: Men's Singles @ Bulgaria
  • A divided world :: Poem
  • Gandhi Account
  • Haplessness of voters
  • Lining up for the saffron party
  • Cosmos Fest @ Maram [7 Oct] #1: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 09 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Veg-in-a-Basket recognises its farmers
  • World Mental Health Day 2021
  • The fog always lifts :: Poem
  • Probable future of learning
  • Pest and disease management
  • Downloadable Manipuri Calendar :: 2022
  • COVID-19 Status 08 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • The power of laughter
  • Yet to come :: Poem
  • Keidoubagi Kidoino Shumang Leela
  • Sadbhavna Mandaps in Kangpokpi
  • Best chance to prevent virus deaths
  • What should Manipur look forward to?
  • Abonmai: Shutdown- 4 Oct #3: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 07 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Folk Tale Tapta: Some Observations
  • Victoria's Secret
  • Training on Mushroom Cultivation
  • Night inspection of Prime Minister
  • New country roads promise...faster, quicker
  • Pact with Abonmai JAC silence detractors?
  • Probe for 30 days; job promise
  • Irawat Day @ Pishum : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 06 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Karishma Chanu : 2nd @ World Bodybuilding
  • Justice for Late Athuan Abonmai
  • Story to tell :: Poem
  • TIME2021 :: For Math Teachers & Educators
  • Wildlife Week, celebration of nature 2021
  • Vice President's wake-up call
  • Eyes now on Delhi for some days
  • Raas Lila and Shumang Lila
  • Abonmai: Shutdown- 4 Oct #2: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 05 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • India Vice President visited IBSD, Takyelpat
  • Wake up :: Poem
  • Preserve trees when building a new house
  • Forgotten concern in economic governance
  • Launch of drone project for vaccination
  • The virus is still out there
  • Abonmai: Shutdown- 4 Oct #1: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 04 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • International Day of Non-violence
  • The cowboy dream
  • I may not be human but... :: Poem
  • Taking Kohima and Dispur on board
  • Building Cultural Competence
  • Case dip no guarantee Covid is over
  • COVID-19 Status 03 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Meeting at Hojai, Assam on ST status
  • In my garden of life :: Poem
  • The colored lens of life
  • Get rid of dandruff
  • 2022 polls: Different dilemmas ..
  • BJP on the swing
  • Issues galore for polls
  • Abonmai: Tamenglong Rally- 29 Sep: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 02 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Manipuri Nata Sankritana Mahajyaga
  • 'Cleanliness Drive' on 'Gandhi Jayanti'
  • Intricacies of intending candidates
  • Why cage ourselves ? :: Poem
  • Gandhi Jayanti observed at Manipur Univ
  • Sit-in Abonmai killing [1 Oct] : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 01 Oct : Govt of Manipur
  • Legal Services Week
  • Ningmareo Shimray, Natl Teacher Awardee
  • Phytobiotics as antibiotic growth for animal
  • Hindi Pakhavaada (Fortnight) Tamasha!
  • Pan-India Awareness & Outreach Campaign
  • The start & where to ? Stepping into Oct
  • 125th Jananeta Irawat Day #1 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 30 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Dr N Raghumani: CRSI Bronze Medal Award
  • Abonmai Killing: Protest [27 Sep]: Gallery
  • Irawat Day celebrated at Lilong
  • The interview
  • Strength training for young & old
  • Vaccination drive : need of the hour
  • Irabot Day: Time to contemplate
  • Bishwamitra Chongtham - Boxing: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 29 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • October Calendar for Year 2021 : Tools
  • Melei Charong @ Pune [26 Sep]: Gallery
  • Thangol maya thangu thouna hey lao-uba
  • Lecture: Spectroscopy on Material @ MU
  • Quest :: Poem
  • 10th AGM / Cultural program of AMAND
  • Average testing rate keeps alive virus threat
  • A look at the coming Assembly polls
  • New paradigm transforming North East
  • COVID-19 Status 28 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • 23rd Morung Dialogue: .. Cultural Heritage
  • Nata Sankirtana @JNMDA Imphal [28 Sep]
  • World Heart Day 2021
  • Book published on Irabot Day :: Download
  • Adieu ! Oja Raghu Leishangthem
  • Yet another Tourism Day for formality
  • Quick speed in picking up 2 suspects
  • Vanijya Utsav @Imphal #2 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 27 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Zeliangrong and Athuan Abonmai
  • Irawat the Legend #3
  • Three ladies :: Poem
  • World Tourism Day 2021
  • Task cut out for NIA
  • Low count of daily cases in last days
  • Harup Waterfall, Kangpokpi Dist #2 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 26 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Jadonang's Legacy : Talk- Rongmei Scholars
  • Featured Front Page Photo 2021 #4: Gallery
  • Let it go :: Poem
  • Need a beauty fridge for skincare products?
  • Same old Imphal-Jiri road during monsoon
  • 'Taken note of camps' of the NSCN (IM)
  • Imphal Ring Road and violations
  • COVID-19 Status 25 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Schools in Jiribam : Gallery
  • Condemns attack on Student at B'lore
  • World Lung Day 2021
  • Equal pay for work of equal value
  • Training on Mushroom Cultivation
  • The sixth sense manifest :: Poem
  • Tarpon Katpa @ Loktak #1 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 24 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Land transfer commotion in Jiribam
  • Seminar On Youth & Environment organised
  • Irawat the Legend #2
  • 6 from Manipur cleared Civil Services Exam
  • World Pharmacist Day 2021
  • Scapegoating foot soldiers
  • The battered body says it all
  • World Alzheimer's Day : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 23 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • World Alzheimer's Day 2021 commemorated
  • MaolKeki Scholarship at St Stephen College
  • Condemnation on killing of Athuan Abonmai
  • Sana Leibak Manipur
  • Feelings :: Poem
  • Nominal monetary solace to Covid victims
  • Abducted from under the nose of cops!
  • Guru Leimapokpam Lakpati: Nata Sankritan
  • COVID-19 Status 22 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Vanijya Utsav @Imphal #1 : Gallery
  • Truth should prevail over ethnic politics
  • Projects for Tamenglong & Noney
  • Changes :: Poem
  • Good road must to reap fruit of Act East
  • Rio, Sarma taken on board?
  • Discussion: Merger Agreement 1949 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 21 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Safe maternal and newborn care
  • Mourns demise of Naba Chakthekpi
  • Admin & Business Support @ R-Square
  • International Peace Day on Sept 21 2021
  • Customer Service Reps @ Amber & Arthur
  • Prioritising election, ignoring Covid-19
  • Not the time to let the guard down
  • Mova Cave, Hunpung, Ukhrul #3 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 20 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Irawat the Legend #1
  • Leishangthem Dhanachandra ..rears Sareng
  • Economic devpt & climate deterioration?
  • Detachment without Resentment
  • Wishful thinking for end to election-money
  • Drugs & manufacturing units within State
  • Kanglasha Kaba Khanba removal #2: Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 19 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Sep 20, a crucial week for Nagaland
  • Lord's echo :: Poem
  • Jobs opening at Changerline, Imphal
  • In search of roots
  • Opposition cosy up as poll date nears
  • The end of RN Ravi's saga
  • 27th August 1965 : Birth of students force
  • COVID-19 Status 18 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • World's largest adult vaccination program
  • 2nd State Level Yogasana Sports C'ship
  • Just survival is enough :: Poem
  • Add oats to your beauty regime
  • Thri Kappi Sanaba @Andro #1 : Gallery
  • COVID-19 Status 17 Sep : Govt of Manipur
  • Legal Campaign [17 Sep] : Gallery
  • Demise of Padma Shri Thongram Haridas
  • Legal Awareness & Outreach Campaign
  • Changes that the time brings :: Poem
  • AMWJU Foundation Day [16 Sep] : Gallery
  • Saikhom Mirabai: Olympics #2: Gallery
  • Bongbal Kholen, Kangpokpi #2 : Gallery
  • Laonii Fest of Poumai #2 : Gallery
  • Phuba Khuman, Senapati #2 : Gallery
  • Manipur Olympians reception : Gallery
  • Mary Kom reception- Aug 20: Gallery
  • Hijam Gourashyam : Manipur Sahitya
  • Sushila Likmabam reception- Aug 18: Gallery
  • S Nilakanta / P Sushila [Aug 11] #2 : Gallery
  • S Nilakanta / P Sushila [Aug 11] #1 : Gallery
  • Mirabai felicitated truck drivers: Gallery
  • Saikhom Mirabai @Imphal #3: Gallery
  • Saikhom Mirabai @Imphal #2: Gallery
  • HSLC 2021 Result: Statistics Abstract
  • HSLC 2021 Result: 1st Division
  • HSLC 2021 Result: 2nd Division
  • HSLC 2021 Result: 3rd Division
  • HSLC 2021 : Pass % : Govt Schools
  • HSLC 2021 : Pass % : Private Schools
  • HSLC 2021 : Pass % : Aided Schools
  • Saikhom Mirabai @ Kakching: Gallery
  • Shanglakpam Nilakanta: Olympics #2: Gallery
  • Sushila Pukhrambam :: Olympics : Gallery
  • Saikhom Mirabai : Tokyo Olympics 2020
  • Pukhrambam Sushila : Tokyo Olympics Dream
  • Sushila Likmabam: Olympics Dream: Gallery