Saturday, September 19, 2020

One new case detected over the last 24 hours. A 47-year-old Royal Bhutan Army personnel tested positive yesterday in Phuntsholing. He is a primary contact of a case detected earlier and was in self-contained premises at the time of detection. He will be moved to isolation later today. 12 others are being declared recovered.

Definitions:

a. Confirmed: number of people who have tested positive through COVID-19 tests.

b. Active: number of people who are currently in the isolation facilities because they are still COVID-19 positive.

c. *Recovered: the number of people who have tested negative on the COVID-19 test and declared as recovered. Those who test negative twice over a 24 hour period are kept under 14 days of observation in a quarantine facility.



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