Dakar, Nov 23 (APS) – A new case of Covid-19 from community transmission and two deaths have been recorded in Senegal in the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Action said on Tuesday. social.
Out of 692 tests carried out, 01 only came back positive, i.e. a positivity rate of 0.14%, reported the Ministry of Health in its last daily bulletin on the evolution of the Covid-19 pandemic, specifying that it is This is a case resulting from community transmission reported in Ziguinchor (south).
The bulletin does not report a cure.
Two coronavirus-related deaths have been recorded in the past twenty-four hours, while six serious cases are being treated in hospital intensive care units.
Since the appearance of the coronavirus pandemic in Senegal on March 2, 2020, the country has recorded 73,970 cases of which 72,078 are declared cured, 1,885 deaths and 06 patients under treatment.
On the vaccination front, 1,830 people have been vaccinated in the past twenty-four hours, bringing to 1,318,231 the number of people who have received at least one dose of vaccine against the coronavirus.