276 people have tested positive for the virus, from a sample size of 2,126 tested in the last 24 hours. This brings to 49,997 the number of confirmed positive cases in the country. Our cumulative tests are now 662, 046.
220 people have recovered from the disease, 150 from the Home-Based Care Program, while 70 have been discharged from various hospitals. Total recoveries now stand at 34,429.
On a sad note, we have lost 18 patients to the disease bringing the fatality to 920. Our sincere condolences to the families and friends of those who have lost their loved ones.