Oct 21, 2020, 11:10 AM
No new COVID-19 related death has also been registered.
The only posthumous sample collected tested negative for COVID-19, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday.
Results of all 38 new laboratory tested samples received from NPHL returned negative for COVID-19.
This, the ministry said is one of the lowest number tests conducted in several weeks.
At least 2 new COVID-19 patients have recovered and got discharged.
Meanwhile, the country currently has 46 people in quarantine, 1,261 active cases and a crude case-fatality ratio of 3.2%.
The Senegalese Ministry of Health meanwhile reported 33 new positive cases, bringing its total number of positive cases to 15,174 with 313 deaths and 1,862 currently under treatment.
The permanent secretary at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs, Buah Saidy, has described as ‘‘transparent, honest and accountable’’ the efforts of his ministry in the resource mobilisation and distribution of the national covid-19 relief fund/package.