Weekly COVID-19 Integrated FluView: Week 42, 2020

This was posted on Friday, October 23rd, 2020 By in Report ,

The acute respiratory infection (ARI) or influenza-like illness (ILI) has slightly decreased compared to previous week. A total of 18 positive COVID-19 cases were detected during week 42, of which 14 cases were from Phuentsholing cluster and 2 cases each from Paro and Thimphu facility quarantine. The cases were put into isolation. Meanwhile, 12 cases were declared as recovered in the same week (viral clearance after two consecutive PCR assay within 24 hours). The mostly affected age group for COVID-19 was among 30-64 years (72%). No COVID-19 or SARI/ILI associated mortality was reported for the week. COVIDFluView week-42