Meghalaya records highest single-day 179 recoveries from COVID 19

Shillong, Sept. 22: Meghalaya reported 179 single-day highest recoveries and 58 new COVID-19 positive cases on Tuesday .

The 179  patients who have recovered on Tuesday include 141 from East Khasi Hills, 22 West Garo Hills, 08  from Ri Bhoi District , 03 East  Jaintia Hills, East Garo Hills 01 and two each from  from South Garo Hills and  West Jaintia hills district.

The new cases were 45  from East Khasi Hills district, 02 from East Garo Hills, 04 from East Jaintia Hills, 05 from Ri Bhoi besides one each from West Jaiñtia Hills and South West Garo Hills district.

With 58 new cases, the total COVID-19 cases to 4,791 which include 2,047 active cases, 2,706 persons who have recovered, and 38 deaths.

East Khasi Hills district recorded the highest number of active cases with 1,471( 187 Armed Forces/Paramilitary forces, and 1,284 others), 274 in East Jaiñtia Hills district, 107 in West Garo Hills district, Ri Bhoi 136 (42 Armed Forces/Paramilitary forces, and 94 others), West Khasi Hills 13, South West Khasi hills 06, West Jaintia Hills 09, South West Garo hills 15, South Garo Hills 06, East Garo Hills 06 and in North Garo Hills 04.