TRNC: 88 new positive cases, S. Cyprus: 144 new cases
Date Added: 22 October 2021

The Health Ministry on Thursday reported 88 new positive cases of coronavirus following 16,559 diagnostic tests carried out in the last 24 hours.

According to the Health Ministry data, 60 positive cases were locally transmitted three positive cases arrived from abroad while 25 were under observation for coming into contact with previous Covid-19 cases.

16 of the cases are from the Lefkoşa District, 20 from the Girne District, 18 from the Gazimağusa District, four from the Iskele District and two from the Güzelyurt District.

Two people died from the virus, while 76 people have recovered and sent home.

South Cyprus on the other hand reported 144 new positive cases, on Thursday.

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.