WHO has declared the recent Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic, affecting 213 countries & territories as International Public Health Emergency of International Concern. In this context, Government of Mizoram has strengthened the surveillance and control measures against the disease. With the undertaking of State Government and approval of ICMR, COVID-19 laboratory in now functional at Zoram Medical College(ZMC), Falkawn and Civil Hospital, Lunglei. In wake of COVID-19 outbreak, the general public is advised to adhere to health advisories issued by the State Government. People at large should follow the cough etiquette and do frequent hand-washing with soap and water. All are reminded to continue to strictly follow social distancing measures and to refrain from organizing public events unless unavoidable. 

The Mizoram (Containment and Prevention of COVID-19) Ordinance, 2020 promulgates that spitting in public and improper donning of face mask, leaving or escaping the designated quarantine/isolation facility before completion of the stipulated time are all punishable offences. As per the Ordinance, those who are quarantined should follow guidelines strictly and should avoid any activity endangering the safety of the public. They should contact the Help Line no.102(Toll Free)/0389-2323336/2318336 in case of any queries and for those who develop fever with cough or difficulty of breathing during this period.

 

 

SD/-

Dr.PACHUAU LALMALSAWMA

State Nodal Officer(COVID-19)

Health & Family Welfare Department

Government of Mzoram

 

 

 

 

STATUS OF STATE SURVEILLANCE OF COVID-19 (Time: 6.7.2020 5:00pm – 7.7.2020 5:00 pm)

As per data received from Integrated Diseases Surveillance Programme(IDSP)

 

S.No

Category

New added on

Date: 7.7.2020

Cumulative till

Date: 7.7.2020

1

Number of persons screened

665

128171

2

Number of Rapid Anti Body Test of India(RATI)

11

16586

3

COVID-19 Sample tested

 

NICED – Kolkata

 

5

Guwahati Medical College

 

12

Silchar Medical College

 

41

Lunglei Civil Hospital (Truenat – PCR)

0

440

Zoram Medical College(ZMC)

49

14557

Number of samples tested

49

15058

4

Number of Suspects hospitalized at SRHF-ZMC

0

259

5

Number of patients/suspects  admitted at DCHC

 

22

6

Number of patients/suspects admitted at CCC

 

13

7

Number of Confirmed cases

6

197

8

Number of positive cases Hospitalized 

6

197

9

Number of persons cured/discharged

6

139

10

Number of active cases

6

58

                                                                                                

 

STATUS OF SUSPECTED/PATIENTS TREATED IN 

COVID CARE CENTER AND DEDICATED COVID HEALTH CENTER

(As on 7.7.2020 5:00PM)

NAME OF DISTRICT

DEDICATED COVID HEALTH CENTER

COVID CARE CENTER

Aizawl

0

0

Lunglei

7

0

Siaha

14

0

Champhai

0

3

Kolasib

0

2

Serchhip

0

0

Lawngtlai

0

5

Mamit

1

3

Saitual

0

0

Khawzawl

0

0

Hnahthial

0

0

TOTAL

22

13