National Situational Update on COVID-19 (18-11-2020)

Data as of 17/11/2020
Source: Ministry of Health-Facebook page:

1 new case detected over the last 24 hours.

The 40-year-old woman returned from the Middle East on 26 October 2020 and is quarantined in Phuntsholing. She will be moved to the isolation later today.

Meanwhile, 1 person is 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.

Stay Informed, Stay Safe!


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