RAMALLAH, Saturday, October 16, 2021 (WAFA) – Nine people died of Coronavirus in Palestine in the last 24 hours as 270 new cases were recorded, the lowest number of new cases in recent weeks, according to Minister of Health Mai Alkaila.
She said in her daily report on the pandemic in Palestine that six of the deaths were in the Gaza Strip where 198 new cases were confirmed and 1050 patients recovered.
The West Bank recorded three deaths, 72 new cases, and 220 recoveries.
Alkaila said 134 Corona patients are getting treatment in hospitals, and 64 are in intensive care, while 11 are on ventilators.
A total of 1,216,508 people have already received two shots of COVID-19 vaccines in the West Bank and Gaza Strip while 6,927 have received the third shot.