Palestine logs 1350 COVID cases in past week

Minister of Health Mai Alkaila said in a statement today that 1,350 cases of COVID-19 and 411 recoveries were registered in Palestine during the last past week. No deaths were recorded.

In her weekly report on the coronavirus pandemic, Alkaila said no deaths from COVID-19 were registered in the West Bank, the Gaza Strip or occupied East Jerusalem.

A total of 6,465 COVID-19 tests were conducted during the reporting period, with the exclusion of East Jerusalem. In the West Bank, 938 coronavirus tests came out positive, while the Gaza Strip had 12 new cases. East Jerusalem had 400 new cases.

The Health Minister said that in the West Bank, 17 patients of COVID-19 are currently hospitalized, of whom three are in intensive care.

Source: Palestine News & Info Agency