RAMALLAH, Thursday, December 17, 2020 (WAFA) – Thirty people have died of coronavirus in the West Bank and Gaza Strip in the last 24 hours, 2149 new cases were recorded, and 2027 patients have recovered, today said Minister of Health Mai Alkaila in her daily report on coronavirus in Palestine. No data was available from East Jerusalem.
She said that 18 people have died of coronavirus in the West Bank and 12 in the Gaza Strip.
The West Bank had 1134 new cases, including 153 in Hebron, 179 in Jenin, 194 in Nablus, 76 in Tulkarm, 208 in Ramallah, and 100 in Bethlehem. It also had 1282 recoveries.
The Gaza Strip had 1015 new cases and 745 recoveries.
Alkaila said 132 patients are currently in intensive care, including 36 on ventilators.