SIKKIM: COVID-19 death toll pushes to 64



The northeastern state of Sikkim has reported 64 COVID deaths to date.

The state also registered 16 new cases with 14 from East Sikkim and two from South Sikkim district, State Information Education and Communication (IEC) member Sonam Bhutia said.

The number of active cases now stands at 246 with 3,443 recoveries. A total of 82 patients have migrated to other states, Bhutia said.

A total of 55,797 samples have so far been tested for COVID-19 in the state, he added. (PTI)


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