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Andaman & Nicobar Islands coronavirus update: COVID-19 tally rises to 4,617

Thirteen more people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, pushing the coronavirus tally in the union territory to 4,617

Andaman and Nicobar Islands | Coronavirus | Coronavirus Tests

Press Trust of India  |  Port Blair 

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Thirteen more people have

tested positive for COVID-19 in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands, pushing the tally in the union territory to 4,617, a health department official said on Saturday.

Of the 13 new cases, nine have travel history, while two infections were detected during contact tracing, he said.

Ten more people have been cured of the disease, taking the total number of recoveries to 4,408.

The archipelago now has 148 active cases, while 61 patients have succumbed to the infection so far, he said.

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First Published: Sat, November 21 2020. 10:24 IST