Total new positive cases = 30 (29 on RTPCR and 1 on Rapid Antigen).
The 1 case detected on Rapid Antigen was a secondary contact from Rangpo.
Of the 29 cases on RTPCR, 3 were from COVID Care Centre at Himalayan Pharmacy Institute Boys’ Hostel, Majhitar, 13 were from Jitlang, 6 were from District Hospital Namchi and 8 were from Mamring.
It was informed that the patient from North Sikkim who was referred to the Covid-19 ward of STNM Hospital from Manipal was tested again for confirmation. He has tested Negative for Covid-19 and will now be shifted to the Neurological Department of CRH Manipal for further treatment.
In other good news, all the primary contacts of the STNM Emergency ward doctor have tested negative for Covid-19.
The Emergency services at STNM Hospital, Sochakgang, will resume from tomorrow the 4th of August, 2020.
Total Cured & Recovered = 297.
Total Active Cases = 390.
Total Deaths = 1.
Cumulative Total = 688.