COVID kills nine in Jordan, positive tests at 3.3 percent

COVID-19 killed nine in Jordan in the last 24 hours, as the death toll stands at 10,557 and a total of 1,086 cases were recorded, pushing the caseload to some 808,470, according to the Ministry of Health (MoH).

The MoH said in a press statement Monday that 3.3 percent of the 32,760 tests conducted today came back positive.

It said 88 people had recovered and were discharged from hospitals while 60 others were admitted, as the total number of COVID-19 patients receiving medical treatment in hospitals hit 507.

The number of active COVID-19 cases in the Kingdom hovers around 12,200, it added.

Some 785,700 COVID-19 patients, including patients who had been self-isolating, have fully recovered so far.

Source: Jordan News Agency