COVID-19: Two more deaths, 131 recoveries

By IGIHE
On 25 March 2021 at 06:28

The Ministry of Health has reported that two person have succumbed to COVID-19 bringing the death toll to 297. The deceased include a woman aged 80 from Nyamagabe district and another one aged 51 from Kigali city.

The statement released last night shows that 131 people have caught the virus, 131 recovered, 2 are critically ill while 4906 were vaccinated yesterday bringing the total number to 348,629 since Rwanda began countrywide vaccination program on 5th March 2021.

Rwanda confirmed the first Coronavirus case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 21106 b people have been tested positive out of 1,098,629 sample tests of whom 19,441 have recovered, 1368 are active cases while 297 have succumbed to the virus.

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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