Weekly COVID-19 Integrated FluView: Week 50, 2020

This was posted on Tuesday, December 15th, 2020 By in Report ,

The acute respiratory infection (ARI) or influenza-like illness (ILI) has slightly increased compared to the previous epidemiological week. A total of 8 positive COVID-19 cases were detected during week, of which 5 cases were detected from Thimphu, 2 from Phuentsholing and 1 from Samdrupjongkhar 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). Mostly affected age group for COVID-19 was among 30-64 years (75 %). No COVID-19 or SARI/ILI associated mortality was reported for the week. COVIDFluView week-50