GOVERNMENT OF MIZORAM

HEALTH AND FAMILY WELFARE DEPARTMENT

 

Status of State Surveillance of COVID-19 

Date: 12.4.2020

 

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: 11.4.2020 5:00 pm – 12.4.2020 5:00 pm)

S.No

Category

New added on

Date:12.4.2020

Cumulative till

Date: 12.4.2020

1

Number of persons screened

397

 65842

2

Number of persons in-facility quarantine

0

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

1

19

9

Number of Suspects discharged

0

18

10

Number of deaths

0

0

          

                                                                                                 SD/-

Dr.Pachuau Lalmalsawma

State Nodal Officer-COVID-19

Health and Family Welfare Department

Mizoram


 

 

Details of Current Screening sites in Mizoram as on Date : 12.4.2020 (Time: 11.4.2020 5:00pm – 12.4.2020 5:00pm)

 

Sl No

Name of screening sites

Name of District

Number of persons screened

Number of persons quarantined

Number of persons advised for home quarantine

Number of persons isolated

Number of samples collected for test of COVID-19

Number of samples tested positive

Number of persons hospitalized

Number of deaths

1

Vairengte

Kolasib

389

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

2

Bairabi

Kolasib

8

0

0

0

0

0

0

0