Palestine today recorded 210 new Covid-19 cases and three deaths, according to Health Minister Mai Alkaila.

She announced that 210 Palestinians tested positive for the highly contagious virus and three others died of it in the occupied territories.

As part of the 210 new cases, 133 cases were registered in the West Bank and 77 others in the Gaza Strip.

She identified the death cases as a resident of the Gaza Strip and two residents of the West Bank.

She added that 287 Covid-19 patients recovered; 97 recovery cases in the West Bank and 190 others in the Gaza Strip.

She pointed that 35 Covid-19 patients are getting treatment in intensive care units and 64 others are currently receiving treatment at hospitals, including six who are on ventilators.

She said that the recovery rate in Palestine has so far reached 98.4 percent and the active cases account for 0.6 percent. The death toll stood at 1 percent of total infections.

Source: Palestinian News & Info Agency

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