By: The Kabul Times
KABUL: The Ministry of Public Health on Saturday reported 7 new positive cases of COVID-19 out of 1,003 samples tested in the last 24 hours. The ministry also reported 4 recoveries from COVID-19 in the same period.
The new cases were reported in provinces of Kabul (1), Kandahar (1), Helmand (4) and Daikundi (1).
The ministry says the cumulative total of known COVID-19 cases is 55,847, the total number of reported deaths is 2,449, and the total number of recoveries is 49,369.
So far, 307,797 samples have been tested in government centers and there are 4,029 known active COVID-19 cases in the country, data by the ministry indicates.
The number of deaths from COVID-19 globally is more than 2,581,247 and the number of known global coronavirus cases is 116,119,879, according to Johns Hopkins University.