Two more patients have succumbed to Corona virus disease in Kenya bringing the total number of fatalities to 650. In a statement issued by Rashid Aman,98 more people have tested positive for Corona virus from a sample size of 1644 tested in the last 24hrs bringing the total number of confirmed positive cases in the country to 37,079.
Our cumulative tests now stands at 518,350. From the 98 confirmed positive cases,96 are Kenyans while 2 are foreigners. On a positive note ,52 patients have recovered from the virus bringing the total number of recoveries to 23,949. Out of the 52 recoveries,44 are from the home based care program while 18 have been discharged from various hospitals across the country.
Rashid Aman advised Kenyans that we have not yet defeated the virus and transmission of the covid-19 is still with us and therefore it is not wise to disregard the measures given by the government.