One person tested positive for COVID-19 in the central region on Monday, according to the bulletin issued by the State Health Department. The only new case in the region was reported in Thanjavur district. There were no new cases in Tiruchi, Ariyalur, Karur, Perambalur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam, Mayiladuthurai and Pudukottai districts. Out of two active cases in the region, Ariyalur and Thanjavur had one each. Tiruchi, Karur, Pudukottai, Perambalur, Tiruvarur, Nagapattinam and Mayiladuthurai districts had no active case.