Mizoram reports 1 new COVID-19 case


Aizawl: A 40-year-old woman tested positive for COVID-19 in Mizoram, taking the tally to 4,452, an official said on Wednesday.

There are 18 active cases in the state at present, he said.

The new patient, a resident of the Aizawl district, has no symptoms of COVID-19.

So far, 4,423 people have recovered from the infection and the recovery rate is 99.35 per cent, according to the official.

Eleven people have died of COVID-19 in the state.

The state has tested 2,47,878 samples for COVID-19 so far, including 631 on Tuesday.

State immunisation officer Dr Lalzawmi said that 50,777 people, including 16,501 senior citizens and 1,656 people with comorbidities, have been administered the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.