COVID-19 Update : Mizoram Registers 203 Fresh Cases, 7.62% Positivity Rate


  • NET Web Desk

Mizoram registered a total of 203 new COVID-19 cases, and one fatality in the last 24 hours, as informed by the latest report of state Department of Information & Public Relations (DIPR).

Besides, the daily positivity rate has been reported to be 7.62%, according to the information shared by state government today.

The active caseload now stands at 2530. While, a total of 1,39,227 COVID-19 cases have been reported in Mizoram so far. A total of 530 people have succumbed to the deadly infection.

A total of 3086 samples were tested on November 16, 2021, out of which 93 samples belonged to males, while 110 of females.

If DIPR report is taken into context, out of the total samples tested – 80 belonged to symptomatic patients, 97 of asymptomatic.

Furthermore, the total recovery rate in the northeastern state stands at 1,36,167. The official statement further adds that, RT-PCR test detected : 58 positive cases (4.90%), TrueNAT detected 17 (16.50%) positive cases, while RAgT & FIA identified 126 (5.12%) & 2 positive cases respectively.