Ghana’s COVID-19 cases hit over 40,000 with 206 deaths

Medical staff wearing protective suits carry the coffin containing the body of Assunta Pastore, 87, after she passed away in her room at the Garden hotel in Laigueglia, northwest Italy, Liguria region, Sunday March 1, 2020. The woman, part of a group of elderly tourist from the Lombardia region, tested positive of the COVID-19. The hotel has been placed under quarantine as Italy continued to scramble Sunday to contain the spread of the corona virus. (AP Photo)

Confirmed cases of Covid-19 have risen to 40,097 according to the Ghana Health Service (GHS).

This was after 455 new Covid-19 cases were recorded by the health authority.

In its latest case management update, the GHS indicated that deaths related to Covid-19 has reached 206 after seven patients undergoing treatment for Covid-19 succumbed to the infection.

According to the GHS, clinical recoveries have, however, increased to 36,638.

The active case count stands at 3,253.


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