Data as of 17/09/2020
Source: Ministry of Health-Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MoHBhutan
Six new case detected during the last 24 hours.
2 are men aged 38 and 43 who came from India and were quarantined at Phuntsholing.
3 are RBP personnel aged 43 to 54 who were in quarantine in Gelephu and are primary contacts of a case earlier detected in Gelephu.
1 is a 49-year-old RBP personnel working at a point of entry in Samdrup Jongkhar who was detected through mass screening.
They are being moved to the isolation.
7 others are being declared recovered.
a. Confirmed: number of people who have tested positive through COVID-19 tests.
b. Active: number of people who are currently in the isolation facilities because they are still COVID-19 positive.
c. *Recovered: number of people who have tested negative on COVID-19 test and declared as recovered. Those who test negative twice over a 24 hour period are kept under 14 days of observation in a quarantine facility.
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