RAMALLAH, Wednesday, August 4, 2021 (WAFA) - Palestine recorded 140 new coronavirus cases in the last 24 hours and 27 patients recovered, today said Minister of Health Mai Alkaila.
She said in her daily report on the pandemic in Palestine that 52 new cases and 15 recoveries were recorded in the West Bank, and 88 new cases and 12 recoveries were reported in the Gaza Strip. No deaths were reported.
Alkaila said 21 corona patients are getting treatment in hospitals, and 13 are in intensive care, while two patients are on respirators.
The recovery rate in Palestine has so far reached 98.5 percent, while active cases reached 0.4% percent. The death toll stood at 1.1 percent of total infections.
She said 601,453 people were vaccinated in the West Bank and the Gaza Strip so far, including 420,641 people who received the second dose of the vaccine.