Month: May 2021


31/05/021: Lockdown in Dawaling and Yangphelthang- Samtse Dzongkhag Administration

A complete lockdown has been enforced in Dawaling (Magay) and Yangphelthang (Bhimtar) in Norbugang (Chengmari) gewog, Samtse after three Covid-19 positive cases were reported from Dawaling. The cases were detected from a routine testing of front line workers. Three frontline workers tested positive today morning. Movement of people and vehiclesRead More

30/05/21:Press Release-PMO

𝐏𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐥𝐞𝐚𝐬𝐞𝐌𝐚𝐲 𝟑𝟎, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟏 In light of the highest daily COVID-19 cases recorded in the country yesterday, an online meeting led by Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering went late into the night to rev up responses and coordination on the ground. Of the 100 new cases that were determined fromRead More

22/05/21: 𝐀𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭-MoH

𝐀𝐧𝐧𝐨𝐮𝐧𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐞𝐧𝐭 In light of the increasing number of COVID-19 cases in Trashigang and Samdrup Jongkhar, lockdown in these dzongkhags is enforced as announced earlier. Furthermore, as a precautionary measure and also to contain the outbreak at the earliest, following actions are proposed to be implemented with effect from 𝟐𝟐𝐧𝐝 𝐌𝐚𝐲Read More

21/05/21: Important Announcement-MoH

20/05/21: Business entities to strictly follow COVID protocols while conducting businesses-MoEA

19/05/21: Merak and Sakteng in Trashigang under lockdown-PMO

Important noticeMay 19, 2021 This is to inform all that the movement of people and vehicles out of the two gewogs of Merak and Sakteng in Trashigang have been stopped with immediate effect. This is following the detection of two COVID-19 positive cases in the community. Surveillance and contact tracingsRead More

16/05/21: 2nd Phase Mass Screening In Phuntsholing (17th-19th May 2021)-MoH

15/05/21: Phuntsholing Outbreak Update-MoH

  A case detected through active contact tracing of a confirmed case OR A case detected among the contacts in the quarantine facility (home or facility) Community Testing A case detected through screening of the community (Random screening or mass screening and targeted cluster screening (clusters with risk of exposure)Read More

05/05/21: National Situational Update on COVID-19-MoH

National Situational Update on COVID-19 9 new cases in the last 24 hoursAge Range: 20-69 years old Gender: 7 Male, 2 Female Nationality: All BhutaneseCase type: 7 Imported (Paro, Phuntsholing, Thimphu), 1 Contact (Phuntsholing), 1 contact (Samdrupjongkhar)Meanwhile, 18 individuals recovered in the last 24 hours. Stay Informed, Stay Safe!

04/05/21: National Situational Update on COVID-19-MoH

National Situational Update on COVID-19 16 new cases in the last 24 hours Age Range: 4-44 years oldGender: 6 Male, 10 FemaleNationality: All BhutaneseCase type: 13 Imported (Paro, Phuntsholing, Thimphu), 2 Contact, 1 Community(Phuntsholing) Stay Informed, Stay Safe!

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