SUMMARY OF COVID-19 HEALTH BULLETIN AS ON 28.09.2020
Total Tests Conducted = 49495.
Total Active Cases = 698.
Cured & Discharged = 2083.
Cumulative Total = 2815
Total Covid-19 Positive Cases Reported today = 25( 17 on RTPCR, 3 on TruNat and 5 on RAT)
The breakup of cases on RTPCR:
1 from near STNM hospital, Ranka road, Sichey.
1 from Park Residency, Sisa Golai.
2 from Daragaon, Tadong containment zone.
1 from Sichey containment zone.
1 from Yatri Niwas(health staff).
1 from near parking, Arithang School area.
1 from near Police Headquarters, Church road.
1 from above Driving Institute, upper Sichey area.
3 from near Durga Mandir, Barpipal, Sichey.
4 from Namchi.
1 from Duga.
The Break up of cases on TruNat :
1 from Syari containment zone.
1 from 6th Mile, Tadong.
1 from Panihouse containment zone.
Break up of cases on Rapid Antigen Testing:
1 from Sombaria Bazaar.
1 from upper Majhigaon, Jorethang.
1 from near ICDS Centre, Sumin Mangthang, Singtam.
2 from Rhenock Bazaar.
It was also informed in the health bulletin that two more deaths of COVID-19 have been reported in the State.
A 73-year-old female, resident of Mamring, South Sikkim passed away at STNM hospital at around 9:30 pm on 27th September. She had a comorbid condition and also tested positive on RAT in District Hospital Namchi, where she was referred to STNM and passed away in the evening.
The second death was of a 47-year-old male, resident of Namchi Singithang. He was taken to the Emergency ward of STNM hospital today and was later shifted to Trauma ICU. He had a severe acute respiratory infection and passed away due to cardiac respiratory arrest at around 2:30 pm.
(Sikkim daily Health bulletin on COVID-19 as on 28.9.2020)