2,624 new COVID cases detected yesterday

2021-05-11 at 05:52

The number of COVID-19 cases confirmed in the country has risen to 128,530 following the detection of 2,624 patients yesterday.

Among yesterday’s cases 2,573 were linked to the New Year COVID-19 cluster. 51 persons who arrived in the country recently from overseas also tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday.

The Epidemiology Unit of the Ministry of Health said 22,092 persons are currently receiving treatment for coronavirus at several facilities across the country.

Yesterday, 1,148 persons who recovered from COVID-19 were discharged from hospitals, raising the number of recoveries in the country to 105,611.

1,249 suspected COVID-19 cases are also under medical observation at present.