by NEWSNER , 2021-04-12 14:48:38
After a niche of few weeks, another Covid-19 positive patient died thanks to infection within the state and therefore the detection of Covid-19 positive cases has been continuing with a spurt of the second wave of infection and now COVID deaths toll raises to 391 figures with a death rate of 1.16%.
During the continued massive third phase vaccination drive for general people above 45 across the state with no comorbidities, the spurt of infection in Tripura is now growing rapidly at par with another state of the country and as on Sunday, 48 more persons tested positive for Covid-19.
The state media bulletin on Covid-19 issued on Sunday evening showed that 48 more Covid-19 positive cases detected after testing of 1867 swab samples through Rapid Antigen and RT-PCR tests from the people with travel history, contact tracing and symptomatic patients.
Since last one week, a maximum of Covid positive cases has been reported within the state, which has also increased the daily positive cases and now the entire Covid-19 active cases of the state crosses the 2 hundred figures and stand at 233 till Saturday with fresh recovery two more patients within the past 24-hours.
While the state's recovery rate has also decreasing daily and now it's reached 98.14 per cent. Now, the state's Covid-19 total caseload stands at 33, 733 as 48 more positive cases detected within the past 24-hours and therefore the positivity rate has also decreased at 5.16 % within the past 24-hours.
As the number of active cases of Covid-19 has now stood at 233 cases including patients who are in home isolation, among the reported positive cases of Covid-19, a complete of 33, 083 patients have recovered from their virus infection for SARS-CoV-2 within the state.