He said that 811 samples were tested in the last 24 hours and 13.93 per cent of them came out positive for COVID- 19.
Of the 113 fresh cases, 78 were reported from Aizawl district, 5 from Lunglei, 3 from Champhai district, 19 from Lawngtlai district, 4 from Serchhip district, and 2 cases each were reported from Saitual and Kolasib districts.
Over 23 children were among the newly infected people, the official said. Eighty patients have developed symptoms of COVID-19, while 33 are asymptomatic, he said.
The number of active COVID-19 cases now is 2,461, while 7,839 people have recovered from the infection. The COVID-19 death toll in the state is 33.
Mizoram has tested 3,67,901samples test till date.