ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopia has reported 582 new coronavirus infections on Tuesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 85, 718, according to the Ministry of Health.
The cases were identified from 6, 344 samples tested in the past twenty-four hours, the Ministry said in its daily Covid-19 report.
The report noted 4 more patients of COVID-19 have passed away on the day, thereby increasing the death toll to 1, 305.
Currently, there are 45, 104 active cases in the country, and l, of which 237 are in severe condition, the report said.
During the reported period, more than 400 people have recuperated from the deadly respiratory disease, pushing the total number of recoveries to 39, 307.
The country confirmed its first case on March 13. Since then, To date, it has tested more than 1.36 people for the coronavirus.