Ministry of health Uganda on Thursday confirmed that the results of COVID-19 tests done on 02 September,2020 sums to 176 bringing the cumulative confirmed cases to 3,288.
The breakdown of these cases are as summarized with 172 cases being from contacts and alerts as in Manafwa 70 cases were confirmed, Kampala 36 cases were confirmed, Kikuube 17 cases, Buikwe 13, Mbale 10, Moroto 9, Mukono 5, Hoima 2, Tororo 2, buvuma 1, Kyenjojo 1, Mbarara 1, Namisindwa 1, Wakiso 1 and 2 being Ugandan truck drivers.
Ministry of health also confirmed that two health workers were also confirmed positive of Covid-19 with 1 being from Jinja and 1 from Kampala.
Four (4) foreign truck drivers were also confirmed at different points of entries and they were not permitted into the country with 2 coming from Kenya, 1 from Congo and 1 from Rwanda.
On the other hand, Uganda has registered one new COVID-19 death bringing the total COVID-19 deaths to 33 though the total number of recoveries now sums to 1,532.