HEALTH


Covid-19: 535 new cases, 307 recoveries and 10 deaths over last 24 hours

APS - 19 July 2020

ALGIERS-Five hundred and thirty-five (535) new confirmed cases of coronavirus (Covid-19), 307 recoveries and 10 deaths have been reported in the last 24 hours in Algeria, announced Sunday Spokesperson of the Scientific Committee in charge of monitoring the coronavirus pandemic evolution Professor Djamel Fourar.

The number of confirmed cases hit 23084, i.e. 1.2 cases for 100,000 inhabitants, and that of deaths to 1078 while 16051patients recovered, said Prof Fourar at a press briefing on the evolution of the Covid 19.

A total of 28 provinces reported rates below the national rate while 10 others recorded no cases in the last 24 hours.
According to the speaker, 06 provinces reported between 1 and 5 cases and 32 recorded more than 6 cases each.

Besides, 67 patients are currently in intensive care, said Pr Fourar