National Situational Update on COVID-19 (25-08-2020)

Data as of 24/08/2020
Source: Ministry of Health-Facebook page:


A 29-year-old woman was detected positive while in a quarantine facilitiy in Samtse. She recently returned from India. She will be moved to the isolation later today.

2 people are being declared recovered.

This takes the total number of positive cases in Bhutan to 156 and active cases to 39.


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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