Port Blair, Aug. 8: Twelve positive cases have been detected today in A&N Islands, of which, 3 were from incoming flight passengers who arrived here yesterday. Today, 10 flights with 1307 passengers arrived, out of which, 1151 passengers were vaccinated with both doses while RT-PCR test was conducted on 107 passengers and the reports are awaited.  

During RAT conducted on 4 passengers bound for North & Middle Andaman at Ferrargunj, no positive case has been detected. RAT was conducted on 1 passenger at Mohanpura Bus Terminus and the report was negative. RAT was conducted on 21 passengers at Phoenix Bay Jetty.