Status of State Surveillance of COVID-19 Date: 11.4.2020

WHO has declared the recent Novel Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic, affecting 210 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. 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 organising
public events unless unavoidable. Those who have arrived from the COVID-19 affected
countries/state should remain under home isolation for 14 days from the date of arrival in the state,
even if they do not have any symptoms. 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.
Status of State Surveillance of COVID-19 (Time: 10.4.2020 12Noon – 11.4.2020 05:00 pm)

No. Category                                                                                     New added        Cumulative on
                                                                                                                11.4.2020             11.4.2020

1 Number of persons screened                                                                 322                         65445
2 Number of persons in-facility quarantine                                            5                              238
3 Number of persons advised for home quarantine                             0                              2449
4 Number of samples collected for test of COVID-19       0                                                 87
5 Number of samples tested positive                                     0                              1
6 Number of positive cases Hospitalized                                0                              1
7 Number of persons cured                                                        0                              0
8 Number of Suspects hospitalized                                          0                              16
9 Number of Suspects discharged                                            0                              16
10 Number of deaths                                                                     0                              0


Dr.Pachuau Lalmalsawma
State Nodal Officer-COVID-19
Health and Family Welfare Department


Details of Current Screening sites in Mizoram as on Date : 11.4.2020 (Time: 10.4.2020 12Noon – 11.4.2020 5:00pm)

Sl No Name of screening sites
N a m e o f D i s t r i c t
N u m b e r o f p e r s o n s s c r e e n e d
N u m b e r o f p e r s o n s q u a r a n t i n e d
N u m b e r o f p e r s o n s a d v i s e d f o r h o m e q u a r a n t i n e
N u m b e r o f p e r s o n s i s o l a t e d
N u m b e r o f s a m p l e s c o l l e c t e d f o r t e s t o f C O V I D - 1 9
N u m b e r o f s a m p l e s t e s t e d p o s i t i v e
N u m b e r o f p e r s o n s h o s p i t a l i z e d
N u m b e r o f d e a t h s

1 Vairengte Kolasib 320 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2 Bairabi Kolasib 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0