Two more test positive of Covid-19, tally goes up to 52

Gomantak Times
Thursday, 21 May 2020

DHS said that 269 persons have been put under home quarantine (interstate domestic travellers) on Thursday, while 379 travellers have been put under facility quarantine.

PANAJI: Goa reported two positive cases of COVID-19 on Thursday, taking the tally of active COVID-19 cases in the State to 45. 

As per the bulletin issued by Director of Health Services on Thursday, there are 52 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the State, of which 45 are active cases, while seven cases have recovered.

"Two suspect cases of COVID-19 were tested positive. Both have travelled by train from Maharashtra. Currently they are managed at ESI Hospital, Margao (COVID Hospital)," said DHS in the bulletin informing that their condition is stable.

DHS said that 269 persons have been put under home quarantine (interstate domestic travellers) on Thursday, while 379 travellers have been put under facility quarantine. DHS also informed that six suspects have been put under hospital isolation.

"Out of 775 samples tested, 734 are negative, two are positive and 39 reports awaited," DHS said.

In all, there are 11 patients in isolation wards and 988 people quarantined at various residencies and hotels.

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