The COVID-19 tally in Mizoram rose to 4,655 on Tuesday as 36 more people tested positive for the infection.

32 fresh cases have been reported in Aizawl district, three in Lawngtlai and one in Champhai

16 of the new patients had returned from other states, while two had come from Myanmar.

The state now has 175 active cases, while 4,468 people have recovered from the disease and 12 patients have succumbed to the virus.

As many as 78,047 people, including 22,531 senior citizens, have been vaccinated so far in the state.