ITANAGAR, Dec 19 (PTI): No fresh Covid-19 case was registered in Arunachal Pradesh for the second consecutive day on Sunday, while four more patients were cured of the disease, a senior health official said.
Arunachal Pradesh’s Covid-19 tally remained unchanged at 55,320, while the number of active cases dipped to 26, and the total number of recoveries stood at 55,014.
The death toll also remained unchanged at 280, state surveillance officer Dr Lobsang Jampa said.
The recovery rate among the coronavirus patients in the state marginally improved to 99.45 per cent from 99.44 on the previous day, he said.
The Capital Complex region, comprising Itanagar, Naharlagun, Nirjuli and Banderdewa areas, has the highest number of active cases at 17, followed by three in Namsai and two in East Siang.
The administration has tested over 12.02 lakh samples for Covid-19, including 161 on Saturday, he said, adding that the positivity rate stood at 0.40 per cent.
State immunisation officer Dr Dimong Padung said that 14.47 lakh people have been inoculated so far, including 1,101 on Saturday.