Meghalaya on Monday reported 52 new COVID-19 cases, including 29 BSF personnel, taking the state”s tally to 1,114.

The fresh cases were reported from East Khasi Hills (11), Ri Bhoi (2) and 39 in West Garo Hills district which includes 29 BSF personnel.

The state now has 610 active cases, of which 427 are in East Khasi Hills which also includes 160 personnel of various armed forces.

Meanwhile, Eight more people recovered from the disease on Monday taking the total number of recoveries to 498. So far, six patients have succumbed to the deadly virus.