44 CORONA CASES IN THE NILGIRIS TODAY (July 16, 2020)..
SINGLE DAY’S HIGHEST SPIKE SO FAR..
of the 44 new cases, 18 had participated in a function in Thangadu Oranalli village. Eight of them live in Ebbanad village, three in Mulligur, three in Oranalli and others in neighbouring villages.
Three are contacts of another cluster from the employee of private company living in Yellanahlli, Ooty and Thummanatty.
One living in Devarshola has come from Saudi Arabia.
All the rest are contacts of persons who had already tested positive living in Gudalur, Ooty, Thummanatty, Manjacombai and Karimarahatty,
One from yesterday shifted to other distirct..
Now, total: 320; death: 1; discharged: 116; Active under treatment: 203.
==FROM COLLECTOR’S STATEMENT.