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Rwanda confirms one more COVID-19 death, 32 new cases

By IGIHE
On 20 October 2021 at 07:00

The Ministry of Health has reported that one person has succumbed to COVID-19 bringing the death toll to 1314. The deceased is a woman aged 30 from Muhanga district.

The statement released last night shows that 32 people have caught the virus out of 7792 sample tests, three recovered, four are critically ill while the positivity rate stands at 0.4%.

A total of 1,739,947 people have been fully vaccinated while 3,328,947 have received the first dose of COVID-19 since Rwanda began countrywide inoculation program on 5th March 2021.

Coronavirus symptoms include coughing, flu, and difficulty in breathing. The virus is said to be transmitted through the mucous membranes of the respiratory tract.

Rwandans are urged to adhere to COVID-19 health guidelines, washing hands frequently using soaps and safe water, wearing face masks and respecting social distancing.


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