Six hundred and fifty-nine (659) new cases of coronavirus (Covid-19) infection and 533 remissions have been recorded in the last 24 hours in Morocco, the Ministry of Health announced on Monday.
This new assessment gives 26,266 the number of pollutants since the first case reported on March 2 and to 18,968 that fully recovered persons, ie. for Public Health at the Ministry of Health, Mouad Mrabet.
The death toll rose to 401 (+19 new deaths) in the last 24 hours, he added, noting that the cumulative incidence is 72 / 100,000 inhabitants. As for the highest prices, the official continues, these are especially Fez with 1
He also said that 83% of the new cases were detected as part of the contact tracking system, which has so far reached 123,067 contacts, including 16,226 who are currently under medical supervision.
Regarding the geographical distribution of the new cases, the official said that Fès-Meknes registered 225 cases (201 in Fès, 13 in Meknes, 04 in Ifrane, 03 in Sefrou, 02 in Moulay Yaacoub, 1 case in Taza and 1 case in Taounate), 180 cases in Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima (154 in Tangier, 10 in Tétouan, 06 in M’diq and Fnideq, 05 in Al Hoceima, 03 in Ouazzane, 1 case in Laarache and one case in Chefchaouen), 89 Cases in Casablanca-Settat (77 in Casablanca and 12 cases in Berrechid), 54 cases in Rabat-Salé-Kénitra (30 in Témara, 09 in Rabat, 09 in Sidi Kacem, 02 in Sidi Slimane; 02 in Khémisset and 02 in Sales ), 44 cases in Marrakech-Safi (all in Marrakech), 33 cases in Drâa-Tafilalet (24 in Errachidia, 05 in Tinguir, 02 in Midelt and 02 in Ouarzazate), 20 cases in Béni Mellal-Khénifra (17 in Béni Mellal and 03 in Azilal), 11 cases in Oriental (06 in Taourirt, 03 in Oujda, 1 in Guercif and 1 in Driouch), 02 cases in Dakhla and one case in Agadir Ida-Ou Tanane. In terms of active cases, Mrabet indicated that 6,827 people are currently being treated in hospitals, distributed between the regions of Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima (1,955), Fès-Meknes (1,847), Casablanca-Settat (1,545), Marrakech-Safi ( 576), Rabat-Salé-Kénitra (456), Drâa-Tafilalet (138), Béni Mellal-Khénifra (126), l’Oriental (88), Dakhla-Oued Eddahab (52), Souss- Massa (35), Laâyoune -Sakia El Hamra (08) and Guelmim-Oued Noun (01).
For people in critical condition, he reported 79 cases admitted for resuscitation and intensive care, adding that these cases are distributed between the regions of Casablanca-Settat (24 cases, including 7 intubated people), Marrakech-Safi (19), Tétouan-Al Hoceima (16, including 2 intubated), Fès-Meknes (11, including 2 intubated), Rabat-Salé-Kénitra (7, including 3 intubated) and Souss-Massa (2).
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