Shillong (Meghalaya) , Oct 14 : 5 more Covid deaths (including 4 yesterday ) were officially declared in the state today .
Meanwhile , 153 new Covid cases were detected in the state today taking the state tally to 7,991 .
Among the new cases , 103 were reported from East Khasi Hills ( 1 Armed Forces & 103 civilians ), 25 from West Garo Hills, 11 from Ri Bhoi , 6 from East Garo Hills , 2 from North Garo Hills ,and 1 each from East Jaintia Hills, South West Garo Hills, South Garo Hills , South West Khasi Hills and West Khasi Hills .
A total of 176 patients were declared recovered today .
The active cases in the state now stand at 2,339 after a total of 5,582 patients recovered .