Home Local 16/May/2022 09:04 AM

Weekly Covid-19 report shows a sharp decline in new cases in Palestine and none in hospitals

Weekly Covid-19 report shows a sharp decline in new cases in Palestine and none in hospitals

RAMALLAH, Monday, May 16, 2022 (WAFA) – The weekly Ministry of Health report on Covid-19 in Palestine published today shows a decline in new cases in the week between May 5 and 15 and after conducting 3310 tests, while hospitals reported zero Covid-19 patients.

It said 116 new cases were reported in the West Bank where 74 Covid-19 patients have recovered and one person died, while 11 new cases were confirmed in the Gaza Strip and one death.

No new cases were reported in East Jerusalem as 40 Covid-19 patients have recovered.

The Ministry said 62.7 percent of the people in the West Bank are fully vaccinated and 35.5 percent in the Gaza Strip.

M.K.

Related News