Port Blair, September 8
Twenty-seven extra individuals have examined optimistic for COVID-19 in Andaman and Nicobar Islands, taking the coronavirus tally within the union territory to three,359, an official stated on Tuesday.
Of the 27 new circumstances, 20 have been detected throughout native contact tracing and 7 have been airport arrivals, the official stated.
All passengers coming from the mainland should mandatorily endure fast antigen check for COVID-19 on the airport right here on arrival, he stated.
At least 50 individuals recovered from COVID-19 within the final 24-hours, the official stated, including that the full variety of recoveries within the union territory has risen to 2,997.
Of the full 3,359 COVID-19 circumstances, 312 are energetic as 2,997 have recovered from the illness and 50 individuals have died of the an infection, the official stated.
A complete of 39,708 samples have been examined for COVID-19 until Monday, the official added. PTI