Six more persons tested positive for the viral infection in Mizoram on Thursday.
With the detection of new cases, the total number of active cases in the state has increased to 126 while 19 patients have recovered from the infection.
The new cases were among those 615 samples tested at the Zoram Medical College (ZMC) on Wednesday.
The DIPR said the new patients, aged 24-30, are from Aizawl. They are asymptomatic and under quarantine, it added.