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West Bank records 26 new Covid-19 cases while Gaza reports 113 cases and one death

An overall total in Palestine of 578,364 people have been vaccinated

Jerusalem24 – The West Bank recorded 26 new Covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours while the Gaza Strip had 113 new cases and one death, today said Minister of Health Mai Alkaila.

She said in her daily report on the pandemic in Palestine that three patients have recovered in the West Bank in the last 24 hours and 59 in the Gaza Strip, bringing the overall total of recovered cases since the outbreak of the disease in Palestine in March of last year to 98.6 percent, while 0.3% remain active and 1.1 percent have died.

Alkaila said 12 patients are getting treatment in hospitals, and nine are in intensive care. One patient is on a respirator.

A total of 477,027 people have been vaccinated against the coronavirus in the West Bank and 101,337 in the Gaza Strip, for an overall total in Palestine of 578,364, including 409,862 have received two jabs of the vaccine.

Mohammad Hamayel

Ramallah based journalist, Mohammad graduated from Al-Quds University with a B.A. in Media and Television. He has covered the 2015 Jerusalem Intifada as well as the Great March of Return for international media outlets. currently an editor/presenter at Jerusalem24. A UN alumni and a follower of global events and politics, especially American affairs.

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