Port Blair, Sep 28 (PTI) The COVID-19 tally of Andaman and Nicobar Islands rose to 3,794 on Monday as 20 more people tested positive for the infection, a health official said.
One more patient succumbed to the infection, taking the Union territory's coronavirus death toll to 53, he said.
Six new patients have travel history, while 14 fresh infections were detected during contact tracing, he said.
Two more people have recovered from the disease, the official said.
There are now 188 active coronavirus cases in the archipelago, while 3,553 people have been cured of the disease so far, he said.
The administration has so far sent 56,661 samples for COVID-19 tests, of which 25 reports are awaited while the remaining results have been received, the official added. PTI COR ACD ACD