Mumbai: Mizoram’s COVID-19 tally rose to 3,096 on Monday as six more people, including two Border Security Force (BSF) personnel, tested positive for the infection, a health official said.
Three new cases were reported in Aizawl district, two in Kolasib and one in Mamit, he said.
All the fresh infections were detected during rapid antigen tests, the official said.
He said that three new patients had a travel history, while the remaining three infections were detected during tracing.
The official said that there are now 476 active coronavirus cases in Mizoram, while 2,618 people have recovered from the disease and two patients have died due to infection.
The state has so far tested 1.23 lakh samples for COVID-19, including 170 on Sunday, he added.