Jordan records 11 COVID-19 fatalities, 986 new cases on Sunday-MoH

The Ministry of Health announced 11 Covid-19 fatalities and 986 new cases were recorded in the Kingdom on Sunday, bringing the death toll to 10,127 and the caseload to 777, 164.

To date, there are currently 12, 181 cases countrywide, according to the media statement issued by the Prime Ministry and the Ministry of Health.

The statement added that the number of patients who were admitted to hospitals today stood at 81, while 72 cases have recovered and discharged.

According to the briefing, the total number of recoveries recorded Sunday, whether at hospitals or at home, stood at 1, 131 bringing the total to 754,856 since the outbreak began.

Moreover, the number of Covid-19 patients still receiving treatment at hospitals countrywide has reached 636.

The statement also indicated that occupancy of ICU beds in the northern, central and southern regions, has has reached 18%, 32%, and 11%, respectively.

With regard to testing, 18, 959 tests were conducted Sunday, 5.20 percent of which were positive.

Since last March, the total number of tests administered has increased to 8,647, 687, the joint statement noted.

Source: Jordan News Agency