Daily count of new Covid-19 cases reaches 735 and 27 deaths
Posted on December 2nd, 2021

Courtesy Adaderana

The Ministry of Health reports that another 197 persons have tested positive for the novel coronavirus today, increasing the daily count of new cases to 735. 

This brings the total number of Covid-29 cases confirmed in the country to 565,471.

Nearly 10,000 infected patients are presently being treated for the virus across the island.

The Director-General of Health Services has confirmed another 27 coronavirus-related deaths for December 01, increasing the death toll in the country due to the virus pandemic to 14,399.

According to the figures released by the Govt. Information Department, the deaths reported today include 16 males and 11 females.

Eight of the patients are between the ages 30-59 years while the remaining 19 are in the age group of 60 years and above. 

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