CONCORD, NH — State health officials reported 28 new positive test results Tuesday including two children.
The state said 52 percent of the new cases were male while 13 reside in Rockingham County, two live in Nashua, two live in Hillsborough County outside of Manchester and Nashua, and one live Merrimack County.
The state has 8,233 confirmed positive tests since March with nearly 7,500 recovering from the virus.
One of the new positive tests required hospitalization while five had no identified risk factors meaning they had not traveled recently or been in contact with confirmed COVID-19 cases. Only 13 people remain hospitalized.
According to the state, 270,204 people have been tested for the virus after 5,764 specimens were gathered Monday. The state also reported 438,972 polymerase chain reaction tests have been performed in New Hampshire.
Approximately 2,725 people are under public health monitoring.
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