AIZAWL, Aug 16 - Mizoram�s count for COVID-19 today jumped to 777 with 64 new cases detected during the last 24 hours, the highest reported in a single day so far.
Of the fresh 64 cases, 50 were reported from Aizawl district and 14 from Kolasib district, an official statement said. The fresh cases reported from Aizawl district included two kids, aged seven and nine, and six cases of local transmission. �The 64 fresh cases ten non-local drivers and 40 security personnel,� it added. The official statement said 48 of the 56 new cases were detected from non-locals. On Saturday, Mizoram had reported 56 new cases.
Of the 777 total cases, 421 are active cases and 356 are discharged cases. Mizoram has two migrated cases and no death case so far.