SUMMARY OF COVID-19 HEALTH BULLETIN AS ON 19.09.2020
Total Tests Conducted = 46690.
Total Active Cases = 426.
Cured & Discharged = 1891.
Deaths = 28.
Cumulative Total = 2342.
Total Covid-19 Positive Cases Reported today = 39 (34 on RTPCR, 1 on TruNat and 4 on RAT)
The Breakup of cases on RTPCR:
1 from DPH colony, Jalipool Power quarter.
1 from behind Women’s Hostel, Deorali School Road.
1 from below Forest Office, Deorali.
1 from near SBI, Majhitar.
3 from VIP Colony area.
1 from below Hospital Dara.
1 from Namchi.
1 below Thapa Golai, Sichey currently in Namchi Bhanjyang Road.
1 from below West Point Senior Secondary School, Tathangchen.
5 from Members of Sikkim Legislative Assembly.
3 from CRH hostel (staff).
1 from Jubilee Line, Singtam.
1 from Bagheykhola.
1 from Majhitar.
14 SSB personnel, Melli Aching, West Sikkim.
3 from workers of Rema Civil Construction Private Limited, Geyzing.
The single case reported on TruNat was from Jorethang.
The Breakup cases on Rapid Antigen Testing:
1 from Chanatar, Rangpo.
1 from Sang Khola.
1 from Rongli.
1 from Kumrek near CIPLA, Rangpo.
It was also informed in the health bulletin that the State has recorded 2 more COVID-19 deaths today.
A 70 year old male, resident of Syari passed away at STNM hospital on 18th September. He was admitted on 11th September and reported to be a COVID patient with hypertension.
The second death was of a 68 year old male resident of Arithang. He was admitted to STNM hospital on 14th September and passed away this morning. He also had comorbid condition with hypertension and asthma.
(Sikkim daily health bulletin on COVID-19 as on 19.9.2020)