Morocco Records 243 COVID-19 Cases, 87 Recoveries in 24 Hours

Rabat – Morocco’s Ministry of Health has confirmed 243 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases recorded in the country to 12,533. The ministry reported three more deaths, with a death toll of 228. The mortality rate experienced a marginal decrease to stand at 1.8%. Morocco announced 87 […] The post Morocco Records 243 COVID-19 Cases, 87 Recoveries in 24 Hours appeared first on Morocco World News.

Morocco Records 243 COVID-19 Cases, 87 Recoveries in 24 Hours
Rabat – Morocco’s Ministry of Health has confirmed 243 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases recorded in the country to 12,533. The ministry reported three more deaths, with a death toll of 228. The mortality rate experienced a marginal decrease to stand at 1.8%. Morocco announced 87 more recoveries in 24 hours, raising the country’s total to 8,920. The recovery rate dropped slightly, to 71%. Health authorities identified 48 news cases in the region of Casablanca-Settat.  The cities of El Jadida, Sidi Benour, and Mediouna saw two cases each. Four other cases were reported in Mohammedia, and 38 in Casablanca. The Marrakech-Safi region saw the appearance of 15 new cases, nine of which were confirmed in Marrakech, two in Safi, two in El Haouz province, and two in Sraghna province. Read also: COVID-19: CAF Postpones 2021 Africa Cup of Nations to 2022 A further 92 cases were discovered in the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region, with seven in Ouezzane, one each in El Fnideq and Tetouan, three in Larache, and 80 in Tangier. The ministry also reported four cases in the city of Fez. Approximately 11 cases were reported in the Rabat-Sale-Kenitra region, including seven new cases in Kenitra and two in both Sidi Slimane and Sidi Kacem. Health authorities also reported 72 new cases in the city of Laayoune and one new case in Dakhla. The Ministry of Health has conducted a total number of 681,191 COVID-19 tests since the beginning of the outbreak in Morocco on March 2. Morocco’s daily number of COVID-19 tests is now above 20,000. The post Morocco Records 243 COVID-19 Cases, 87 Recoveries in 24 Hours appeared first on Morocco World News.