GANGTOK, July 23 - Sikkim on Wednesday reported the highest single-day COVID-19 spike with the detection of 108 new cases, taking the tally of active cases to 326. The total number of persons cured and discharged now stands at 112, while the total has touched 438.
As per a health bulletin issued, 108 persons have tested positive in the last 24 hours in the State. Of the new cases, 61 have been reported from East district, 46 from South district and one from Timburbong in West district.
Altogether 52 positive persons from Rangpo and Chanatar areas have been shifted to Himalayan Pharmacy Boys Hostel, while 46 cases from Mamring have been shifted to the isolation facility at the Sikkim State Cooperative Union building.