35 new Covid-19 cases were detected in the TRNC on Tuesday, 27 of which were locally transmitted, following 7435 tests carried out in the last 24 hours.
In a statement, Health Minister Ünal Üstel said that three positive cases arrived via air and five were individuals being monitored in isolation centres after coming into contact with other positive cases.
Üstel also announced that 54 patients were discharged from the hospital or quarantine hotels.
23 cases were detected in Lefkoşa, 8 from Girne and one from Gazimağusa.
In South Cyprus, 288 positive cases and one death was reported on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, the health ministry urges anyone who has come into contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19 or those who display symptoms of the virus such as fever, coughing, fatigue or loss of taste and smell to contact the health ministry contact tracing team.
The health ministry’s team can be contacted on 0533 850 1188 or
0548 850 11 88