The Moroccan ministry of Health and Social Protection announced Tuesday that there had been 320 new COVID-19 infections in the previous 24 hours, with 175 COVID-19 patients recovering during the same time period.
Approximately 24,832,317 individuals have already been vaccinated with the COVID-19 first dose, while the number of completely vaccinated individuals (first and second doses) has risen to 23,313,391, according to the ministry’s daily COVID-19 news bulletin. Also, 6,425,325 persons have received the third dose or booster shot of the vaccine.
According to the same source, there have been 1,168,303 positive COVID-19 diagnoses since the beginning of the epidemic and 1,150,599 recoveries, resulting in a recovery rate of 98.5 percent.
The new COVID-19 infections appeared in the areas of Beni Mellal-Khenifra (01), Souss-Massa (03), the Oriental (04), Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima (04), Draa-Tafilalet (05), the Oriental (08), Fez-Meknes (08), Marrakech-Safi (44), Rabat-Salé-Kenitra (78), and Casablanca-Settat (169).
For coronavirus-related deaths, the mortality rate is 1.4 percent, with no new cases appearing in the past 24 hours.
The count of active infections is currently at 1,628, while four critical cases have been documented in the last 24 hours, bringing the total to 17.