Kabul: The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Saturday reported 242 new positive cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) infection in the last 24 hours.
The ministry also reported 10 deaths and 96 recoveries from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.
The total number of cases now stand at 65,728, while the number of reported deaths is 2,802 and the total number of recoveries is 55,886.
This comes as, the third wave of the coronavirus has also spread to Afghanistan. According to the Ministry of Public Health, the coronavirus new type is also circulating throughout Afghanistan and has infected about 300 people so far.