Sikkim: The COVID-19 caseload in Sikkim rose to 17,170 on Monday after 59 fresh infections were reported in the last 24 hours, a health department bulletin said.
Of the new cases, South Sikkim recorded 27 infections, followed by East Sikkim (20), North Sikkim (7) and West Sikkim (5).
Sikkim currently has 4051 active cases, while another 238 have migrated and 12,608 patients have recovered from the disease.
Coronavirus has claimed 273 lives in the Himalayan state so far.
Sikkim has tested 706 samples for COVID-19 in the last 24 hours, taking the total number of tests to 1,36,524.