Covid-19: Gambia registers no new death

Sep 21, 2020, 11:21 AM

The 148th national situation report since the confirmation of the first case of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in The Gambia, on the 16th March 2020 has indicated no new covid-19 related death.

However, 19 new cases have been registered, taking the total number of COVID-19 cases ever confirmed in the country to 3,504. Nineteen new covid-19 patients have also recovered and got discharged.

No new person was taken in to quarantine, with no new people discharged.

The country currently has 10 persons in quarantine, 1,404 active cases and a crude case-fatality ratio of 3.1%.

Meanwhile, the Senegalese Ministry of Health yesterday recorded 26 new positive cases, taking its positive cases to14,714 with 11,260 recoveries, 302 deaths, 3,151 under treatment and 27 in serious condition.

The world has recorded 31,014,795 cases and 961,782 deaths.