RAMALLAH, Monday, October 12, 2020 (WAFA) – Ten people have died of Coronavirus in Palestine in the last 24 hours, 395 new cases were recorded and 312 recovered, today said Minister of Health Mai Alkaila.
Of the deaths, four were in East Jerusalem, six in the West Bank ranging in age between 53 and 82, while none was recorded in the Gaza Strip, said the Minister in her daily report on the COVID-19 pandemic in Palestine.
She said that only 10 new cases were recorded in East Jerusalem, a significant drop from previous figures some of which exceeded 100 daily new cases, 267 in the West Bank, also a significant decline in the number of cases, and 118 in the Gaza Strip.
According to the report, 54 of the new cases in the West Bank were in the Hebron district, 32 in the Bethlehem area, 35 in the Ramallah and al-Bireh district, 53 in Jenin, 25 in Jericho and the Jordan Valley, and 21 in the Nablus area.
The recoveries included 76 in the Hebron district, 74 in Nablus, 52 in Tulkarm, 49 in Jenin, and 26 in East Jerusalem. No recoveries were reported in the Gaza Strip.
Alkaila said 38 corona patients are still getting treatment in intensive care units, while five of them are on respirators.