Ministry of Health has reported that 283 new people have tested positive for Corona virus disease out of a sample size of 4,822 that has been sampled in the last twenty four hours.
The Ministry of Health has reported that the total confirmed positive cases in the country are now standing at 103,615 while as the cumulative number of tests so far conducted in the country are 1,254,018.
Regrettably, the Ministry has reported that 6 patients have lost their lives to the virus pushing the cumulative number of fatalities in the country so far the to 1,807.
County distribution as reported by the Ministry of Health is as follows;
Nairobi county 196, Busia county 16, Kiambu county 14, Mombasa county 11, Nakuru county 8, Uasin Gishu county 6, Kajiado county 5, Machakos county 5, Kilifi county 4, Kisumu county 4, Kwale county 3, Makueni county 3, Homa bay county 2, Taita Taveta county 2, Murang’a county 2, Siaya county 1 and Migori county 1.
In terms of recoveries, the Ministry has said that 66 patients have recovered from the disease within the last twenty four hours.
51 from the Home-Based Isolation and Care while 15 are from various health facilities. Total recoveries now stand at 85,457.
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