COVID-19: MoPH Reports 112 New Cases In Past 24 Hours

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) reported 112 positive cases of Coronavirus in the past 24 hours across Afghanistan, with the national tally now at 35,615 cases.

The MoPH said that 333 samples from 13 provinces were tested in the past 24 hours.

Three people had died in the past day, marking the second day of low fatalities, since two deaths were reported on Monday.

The ministry also said that 76 people have recovered.

The country currently has 10,690 active cases of COVID-19 since 1,186 have succumbed to the virus while 23,739 have recovered.

New cases were reported in the provinces of Balkh (38), Herat (23), Ghor (20), Paktika (12), Paktia (7), Badghis (4), Kandahar (2), Nimroz (2), Nuristan (2), Nangarhar (1) and Laghman (1).

On Monday, MoPH spokesperson Akmal Samsor had said that COVID-19 transmission rates have been higher in the provinces of Herat, Badghis and Bamyan.

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