The COVID-19 scenario in Mizoram continues to worsen with every single passing day.
Mizoram on Tuesday logged 2 more COVID-19 deaths.
With these two new death cases, Mizoram’s COVID-19 death toll has mounted to 28.
One of the deceased persons was a 67-year-old woman from Aizawl’s Tanhril, who succumbed to the virus at 1:30am on Tuesday at the Zoram Medical College near Aizawl.
On the other hand, Mizoram on Tuesday logged 239 new COVID-19 cases.
With the new cases, Mizoram’s COVID-19 positive tally increased to 9068.
Mizoram now has 2108 active cases.
Of the fresh 239 new COVID-19 cases, 199 cases were detected through Rapid Antigen Test, 35 through RT-PCR test conducted at the Zoram Medical College near Aizawl and 8 others were detected through TrueNat tests.
Aizawl accounts for the highest number of active COVID-19 cases.
There are a total of 1578 active COVID-19 cases in Aizawl.
Meanwhile, as many as 6932 patients have recovered from COVID-19 in Mizoram thus far.