Gaza, ALRAY – One more Palestinian corona patient died in the blockaded Gaza Strip due to the virus-related complications, and over 286 tested positive for the virus in the latest 24 hours, according to Gaza’s Ministry of Health.
The ministry indicated, in its report on Thursday, that at least 286 new coronavirus cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, after conducting 2,266 corona tests, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 26,817.
Of the latest statistics, the ministry said that over 48,912 corona patients have fully recovered from the virus, compared to 5,604 which is the number of the current active cases, whereas the death toll in the strip rose to 497.
It went on to say that over 129 corona patients are still hospitalized, of them about 77 cases are described to be in critical condition.
The total number of the coronavirus cases in the occupied Palestinian territories has risen to 172,896. The virus-related deaths have reached 1918.
There are about 97,377,997 confirmed cases worldwide and the death toll now tops 2,085,438 while over 69,937,371 people have recovered from the virus.