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Friday 19 November 2021

Morocco Records 94 New COVID-19 Cases over Past 24 Hours

Morocco Records 94 New COVID-19 Cases over Past 24 Hours

Morocco has recorded 94 new COVID-19 cases while 108 COVID-19 patients have recovered over the past 24 hours, the ministry of Health and Social Protection said on Thursday.

A total of 24,380,750 people have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine and the number of fully vaccinated people (1st and 2nd doses) has reached 22,495,149, the ministry pointed out in its daily COVID-19 bulletin, adding that 1,595,530 people have received the third dose of the vaccine.

The total number of COVID-19 cases reported since the start of the outbreak of the virus stands at 948,633, while recoveries rise to 930,602, i.e. a recovery rate of 98.1%.

The new COVID-19 cases were reported in the regions of Casablanca-Settat (52), Rabat-Salé-Kenitra (28), Beni Mellal-Khenifra (4), Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima (3), Draa-Tafilalet (2), the Oriental (1), Marrakech-Safi (1), Laayoune-Sakia El Hamra (1), Guelmim-Oued Noun (1) and Fez-Meknes (1).

As for coronavirus-related fatalities, they rose to 14,755 (fatality rate of 1.6%) with one new death reported over the past 24 hours in the region of Rabat-Salé-Kenitra.

The number of active cases stands at 3,276, including 110 people in a critical or severe condition, the ministry said.

MAP 18 November 2021