Weekly COVID-19 Integrated FluView: Week 51, 2020

This was posted on Monday, December 21st, 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 29 positive COVID-19 cases were detected during the week, of which 23 cases were detected from Thimphu cluster and 6 from Phuentsholing facility quarantine. The cases were put into isolation. Meanwhile, 26 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 15 – 29 years (52 %). No COVID-19 or SARI/ILI associated mortality was reported for the week.COVIDFluView week-51