Meghalaya reports two more deaths due to COVID-19,toll rises to 114

235 recovers in Meghalaya, 79 fresh COVID cases detected

Shillong, Dec 02: Two more COVID-19 patient died in Meghalaya, taking the fatality count in the State to 114, while 79 more persons tested positive for COVID-19, taking the number of active cases to 686 on Wednesday.

60 new recoveries has been reported today, taking total number of recovered patients to 11,154.

According to the Health department , latest fatality reported , 55 year male from Jowai, WJ Hills, identified as Pyrkhat Dkhar , who had tested positive for COVID-19, succumbs to deadly virus on 28-11-2020 at 10.52 PM at NEIGRIHMS Hospital on 08-11-2020, diagnosed with Refractory Septic Shock with Covid 19 Pneumonia with CAD with Hypothyroidism.

Another deceased, 66 year male from Pecarthal, Unakoti, Tripura, identified as Mani Bhadra Chakma,  who had tested positive for COVID-19, succumbs to deadly virus  on 28-11-2020 at 2.25 PM at  NEIGRIHMS he was admitted on 19-11-2020.
Diagnosis with type I Respiratory Failure with Multi Organ Dysfunction Syndrome with Covid Pneumonia with Hypertension with CKD with Diabetes Mellitus.


New 79 COVID-19 positive cases were 53 from East Khasi Hills district(High risk- 17,ILI Case- 02,SARI- 01,Armed forces/ Para-military force- 01,Returnee- 09,Health worker- 04,Happy Valley cluster- 01,Jhalupara cluster- 01,Laban cluster- 05,Madanrting cluster- 03,Malki cluster- 02,Mawbah cluster- 01,Nongmensong cluster-01,Nongrim hills cluster- 03,Nongthymmai cluster- 01 and Umiam cluster- 01), 23 from West Garo Hills district(High risk- 22 and Screening purpose- 01), 01 high risk each from East Jaintia Hills district, Ri Bhoi district and West Jaintia Hills district.

Fresh 60  COVID-19  recovered cases were 40 from East Khasi Hills district (High risk- 19,ILI case- 04,SARI case- 01,Returnee- 05,Armed forces/ Para-military force- 02,Health worker- 03,Golflink cluster- 01,Lumparing cluster- 01,Nongrah cluster- 02,Rilbong cluster- 01 and Umpling cluster- 01), 08 from West Garo Hills district(High risk- 04,ILI case- 01,Cherangre cluster- 1 and Screening purpose- 02), 05 South Garo Hills district(Siju cluster), 03 high risk from South West Garo Hills district, 02 high risk from West Khasi Hills district, 01 returnee from Ri Bhoi district and 01 health worker from East Garo Hills district.

Till date, the State has registered 11,954 COVID-19 cases, of which 686 are active,114 deceased and 11,154 have recovered.