Panjim: Goa reported 523 new cases of COVID-19 while four persons succumbed to infections on Friday.
According to media bulletin issued by Directorate of Health Services, the new cases took the tally of confirmed cases in the state to 16,006.
However, 429 patients were discharged from various facilities taking the number of total recovered patients in the state to 12,296.
On Friday, 3334 samples were tested, out of which 2485 were negative while results of 335 were awaited.
The dead included a 59-year-old woman, an 84-year-old woman, 70-year-old male and 53-year-old male.
As on August 28, 2020, number of confirmed cases stood at 16,006, active cases at 3535, number of persons who had recovered from the virus infection 12,296 and death at 175 in the state.