Gaza, ALRAY – Three more Palestinian corona patients died in the blockaded Gaza Strip due to the virus-related complications, and over 684 tested positive for the virus in the latest 24 hours, according to Gaza’s Ministry of Health.
The ministry indicated, in its report on Sunday, that at least 684 new coronavirus cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, after conducting 2,849 corona tests, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 14,768.
Of the latest statistics, the ministry said that over 9,186 corona patients have fully recovered from the virus, compared to 5,517 which is the number of the current active cases, whereas the death toll in the strip rose to 65, after three new fatalities in the last 24 hours.
It went on to say that over 231 corona patients are still hospitalized, of them about 79 cases are describe to be in critical condition.
The total number of the coronavirus cases in the occupied Palestinian territories has risen to 82,780. The virus-related deaths have reached 698.
There are about 58,571,404 confirmed cases worldwide and the death toll now tops 1,387,861 while over 40,537,459 people have recovered from the virus.