Weekly COVID-19 Integrated FluView: Week 48, 2020

This was posted on Wednesday, December 2nd, 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 14 positive COVID-19 cases were detected during week 48, of which 8 cases were from Thimphu quarantine facility and 6 cases from Phuentsholing cluster. The cases were put into isolation. Meanwhile, 13 cases were declared as recovered in the same week (viral clearance after two consecutive PCR assay within 24 hours). Mostly affected age group for COVID-19 was among 30-64 years (50 %). No COVID-19 or SARI/ILI associated mortality was reported for the week.COVIDFluView week-48