It must be mentioned here that more than 150 children were among the newly-infected people.
The state also reported two more deaths, which pushed the death toll to 125.
Aizawl district reported the highest number of fresh cases (550) followed by Lunglei (103), Kolasib (56), Lawngtlai (27), Mamit (23) and Champhai (20).
There are 6,482 active cases in the state at present.
Inputs from PTI