A 57-year-old make from Pelling has succumbed to COVID-19 in Sikkim. He was admitted to STNM with other ailments but tested positive via RTPCR. He will be cremated according to Covid-19 protocol today.
Earlier, the East District Administration in Sikkim has declared ten areas as containment zones today.
They are: Jitlang Ward, Central Pendam GP Majhitar Ward, Rangpo
Sun Pharma Ltd, Unit II Setipool Macleods Pharmaceuticals, Near Saramsa Garden Residential building at 5th Mile Tadong Hotel Yarlam Portico, Majhitar Sikkim Cooperative Milk Producers Union, 5th Mile Tadong Cipla Pharmaceuticals, Kumrek, Rangpo 2 residential buildings at Kumrek.
The COVID-19 tally in the country rises to 27,02,743 including 6,73,166 active cases, 19,77,780 discharged/migrated & 51,797 deaths: Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
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