Aizawl, July 5
Twenty-two extra folks, together with 4 Assam Rifles personnel and ten NDRF staffers, examined constructive for COVID-19 in Mizoram, taking the state’s tally to 186, an official mentioned on Sunday.
Of the recent instances, 14 had been reported from Aizawl district and 4 every from Siaha and Lawngtlai, he mentioned.
“A total of 22 people, including three women, tested positive for the disease in the past 24 hours and all of them have travel history,” the well being division official mentioned.
This is the second-highest single-day spike in COVID-19 instances within the state after the primary coronavirus affected person was present in Mizoram on March 24, he mentioned.
The state had reported the largest single-day spike of 51 coronavirus instances on June 10.
The 10 National Disaster Response Force personnel had been stationed at Lungverh, about 17-km from right here, whereas 4 Assam Rifles males had been posted at Zokhawsang in Aizwal.
With these new sufferers, the state now has 56 energetic instances and 130 folks have recovered from the illness.
The new sufferers, aged between 18 and 56, have returned to the state from Assam, Bihar, Delhi, Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Jammu and Kashmir, Kerala, Manipur and Jharkhand and so they have been in quarantine centres, he mentioned.
Barring three sufferers from Siaha district, all are asymptomatic, the official mentioned, including that their samples had been examined on the Zoram Medical College. PTI