Palestine records 1,191 new Covid-19 cases, 20 deaths, and 1,804 recoveries

Days of Palestine - Ramallah

Palestine today recorded 1,191 new Covid-19 cases and 20 deaths, and 1804 patients have recovered from it in the last 24 hours, according to Health Minister Mai al-Kaileh.

She said in her daily report on coronavirus in Palestine that nine people have died in the West Bank, six in the Gaza Strip, and five in East Jerusalem recorded over two days.

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The West Bank had 545 new coronavirus cases, most of them in the Ramallah district with 138 new cases, followed by Nablus with (70) cases, Hebron (69), Jenin (65), Tulkarm (52), and Bethlehem (39). A total of 683 patients have recovered in the West Bank.

The Gaza Strip had 396 new cases and 866 recoveries in the last 24 hours, while East Jerusalem had 250 new cases and 255 recoveries recorded over two days.

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Al-Kaileh said 113 patients are in intensive care, among them 27 are on ventilators.

So far, 87.5% of the total Covid-19 cases since the outbreak of the disease in Palestine in March have recovered, 11.5% remain active, and 1% percent have died.


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