The total COVID-19 confirmed cases reached 3,38,94,312 with 22,431 new cases, while the death toll mounted to 4,49,856, as 318 more people succumbed to the disease.
Mizoram has the highest cumulative number of COVID-19 active cases among all Northeast states.
The total number of COVID-19 active cases in Mizoram is 10,981, Assam - 6,403 and Manipur - 3,278, as per the latest update by the Union Health Ministry..
Manipur on Wednesday recorded 606 new COVID-19 positive cases and 10 deaths due to the illness
As many as 801 people tested positive for COVID-19, while 15 more succumbed to the virus infection in Manipur on Saturday.
A total of 100 individuals who were among the age groups of 18 to 44 years and above 65 years were vaccinated during the programme.
RANDOM MUSING: In today's column I wish to dwell upon sniffer dogs that detect COVID-19, possible risk of mink mutations, top vaccine candidates so far and the possible vaccine scenario in India, writes Debananda S Ningthoujam