3 new COVID cases detected in Hailakandi, pushes tally to 3,603

3 new COVID cases detected in Hailakandi, pushes tally to 3,603

HAILAKANDI: Hailakandi reported 33 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, pushing the coronavirus tally in the district to 3,603.
Of the 33 active cases detected on Tuesday, 32 have been found positive under Rapid Antigen Test. Results of 375 samples are being awaited from Silchar Medical College and Hospital.
The district has altogether 148 active COVID-19 cases while 3,431 patients have recuperated from the disease. 21 patients are presently undergoing treatment at SK Roy Civil Hospital, six at Silchar Medical College and Hospital, 114 kept under home isolation, five in other districts and two absconding.
618 samples were taken on Tuesday. Altogether 1,82,072 samples have been tested so far with 1,77,147 found negative and 3,603 positive.
Meanwhile, the health authorities have asked the people in the age group of 18-44 years to register their names online for COVID vaccination in Co-WIN portal, the schedule for which will be announced in due course of time.