The Ministry of Public Health’s Epidemiology Department Coronavirus Bulletin #418 reports 701 new PCR cases for the Monday, 10 May 2021 deadline. The cases reported compare to the 7-day nationwide average for PCR confirmed cases that is 679.
As per Bulletin #418, with the deadline of 10 May 2021, the Ministry of Public Health has registered 272,809 confirmed cases since the first case on 1 March 2020. Labs carried out 4,912 first PCR tests. The number of PCR tests compares with the 14-day average now at 3,991.
The national 4-week positivity rate is 11.25%, down from the previous day. The 24-hour positivity for the day is 14.27%, up from the day before.
The number of reported active Covid-cases increased to 36,934, up (+329) from the previous 24 hours.
The nation is immersed in a nationwide vaccination drive as batches of vaccines are received from abroad. The...