31 fresh COVID-19 positive cases have been reported in Manipur on Thursday, taking the tally of coronavirus cases in the state to 342.

All the fresh cases were detected at the VRDL in Regional Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS) at Imphal.

Of these new cases, 12 cases are from Imphal West and Tamenglong districts, two persons each from Kamjong and Urkhrul districts and one case from Bishnupur district.

With this, the total number of active COVID-19 cases in Manipur has gone up to 279. So far, 63 patients have been discharged after full recovery.