Jerusalem24 – 5 Jerusalemites have died and 261 people have been infected with the new Corona virus (Covid-19), during the last two days, according to what a member of the Anti-Corona Unit in Jerusalem, Dr. Ali al-Jabrini, in a statement he issued on Sunday evening.
Al-Jabrini stated that the death toll “reached five cases in each of the neighborhoods: Ras Al-Amud, Silwan, Al-Tur neighborhood, the Old City, and Beit Hanina.”
He reported that the number of deaths since the start of the pandemic in the city has risen to 244.
Al-Jabrini said, “The city witnessed 261 new injuries, as 124 injuries were recorded yesterday (Saturday), and 137 injuries today (Sunday).”
The number of active cases has reached 2,450, of which 120 are being treated in hospitals, according to the statement.
Al-Jabrini appealed to Jerusalemites to adhere to preventive instructions to limit the spread of the virus.