Weekly COVID-19 Integrated FluView: Week 46, 2020

This was posted on Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 By in Report ,

The acute respiratory infection (ARI) or influenza-like illness (ILI) has slightly decreased compared to the previous epidemiological week. A total of 16 positive COVID-19 cases were detected during week 46, of which 10 cases were from the Phuentsholing cluster, 5 cases from Thimphu and one from Paro facility quarantine. The cases were put into isolation. Meanwhile, 15 cases were declared as recovered in the same week (viral clearance after two consecutive PCR assay within 24 hours). The Most affected age group for COVID-19 was among 15-29 years (50 %). No COVID-19 or SARI/ILI associated mortality was reported for the week. Key Updates for Week 46