Palestine records 2,418 new coronavirus cases, 33 deaths

Recoveries account for 88% of total cases since the pandemic outbreak in March

  
A staff member takes the personal information of a Palestinian man who arrives to receive Sinopharm vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) during a vaccination drive in Tubas, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank April 1, 2021.

A staff member takes the personal information of a Palestinian man who arrives to receive Sinopharm vaccine against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) during a vaccination drive in Tubas, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank April 1, 2021.

Reuters/Raneen Sawafta

RAMALLAH - Palestine today recorded 2,418 new Covid-19 cases and 33 deaths, according to Health Minister Mai Al-Kaileh.

She announced that 2,418 Palestinians tested positive for the highly contagious virus and 33 others died of it in the occupied territories, according to the Palestine News &Info Agency (WAFA).

Recoveries account for 88.0 percent of total cases since the pandemic outbreak in March, active cases for 10.9 percent and the death toll accounts for 1.1 percent, she added.

© Copyright Emirates News Agency (WAM) 2021.

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