The Health Ministry on Tuesday reported 131 new positive cases of coronavirus following 21,169 diagnostic tests carried out in the last 24 hours.
According to the Health Ministry, one person arrived from abroad, 41 people were under observation for coming into contact with previous Covid-19 cases, while 89 positive cases were locally transmitted.
24 of the cases are from the Lefkoşa District, 26 from the Girne District, 26 from the Gazimağusa District, nine from the İskele District, two from the Güzelyurt District and two from the Lefke District.
106 people recovered and were sent home.
Meanwhile, South Cyprus on the other hand reported 162 new positive cases on Tuesday.
Also, the Health Ministry urges anyone who has come into contact with persons who have tested positive for Covid-19 or those who display symptoms of the virus such as fever, coughing and fatigue or loss of smell or taste to contact the Health Ministry Contact Tracing Team. The Health Ministry’s team can be contacted on 0548 850 1188.