According to a note, one of the diagnosed cases refers to a 43-year-old male, non-resident, who landed in the Region from an air connection with the mainland on July 19, and who had a positive result on Sunday. screening test for the 6th day SARS-CoV-2 virus, after a negative test result on arrival.

The other case diagnosed reports a 56-year-old male, non-resident, who arrived in the Region on July 25 and who, on arrival, in the screening test for Covid-19, obtained a positive result.

Both cases have a stable clinical situation and the procedures defined for confirmed cases, testing and surveillance of close contacts have already been taken care of by the Local Health Delegations.

With these more recent cases, 165 cases of infection with the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were detected in the Region, with currently 10 positive positive cases, of which nine on the island of São Miguel and one on the island of Terceira.