Sikkim reports 12 fresh COVID-19 cases, one fatality


Gangtok: Sikkim reported 12 fresh COVID-19 cases and one more coronavirus death on Thursday, an official said.

The state has 545 active cases, while 2,569 patients have recovered from the disease so far, she said. Eighty-one people have migrated out of Sikkim.

The Himalayan state also reported the death of an 82-year-old woman at STNM Hospital due to the contagion, pushing the toll to 52, the official said.

Sikkim has so far recorded 3,247 COVID-19 cases out of a total of 52,043 samples tested.(PTI)