The COVID-19 scenario in Mizoram continues to worsen with every single passing day.
One more COVID-19 related death has been reported from Mizoram.
With this fresh death case, the State’s COVID-19 death toll has mounted to 23.
On the other hand, Mizoram on Wednesday reported 240 new COVID-19 cases.
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With the new cases, Mizoram’s COVID-19 positive tally increased to 8035.
Mizoram now has 2010 active cases.
Of the fresh 240 new COVID-19 cases 131 were detected through RT-PCR test at the Zoram Medical College near Aizawl.
On the other hand, 100 cases were detected through Rapid Antigen Test and 9 others were detected through TrueNat tests.
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Aizawl accounts for the highest number of active COVID-19 cases.
There are a total of 1428 active COVID-19 cases in Aizawl.
Meanwhile, as many as 6002 patients have recovered from COVID-19 in Mizoram thus far.