Port Blair, September 16
The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to three,574 on Wednesday as 17 extra folks examined constructive for the an infection, a well being official mentioned.
Eight new sufferers have journey historical past, whereas 9 infections have been detected throughout contact tracing, he mentioned.
The recent infections have taken the variety of lively coronavirus circumstances within the archipelago to 204, the official mentioned.
Forty extra folks have been cured of the illness, taking the whole variety of recoveries within the Union territory to three,318, he mentioned.
Fifty-two sufferers have succumbed to the an infection within the islands to date, the official mentioned.
The administration has to date despatched 46,823 samples for COVID-19 assessments, of which 46,639 studies have been obtained and 184 are awaited, he added. PTI