The statement released last night shows that 754 people have caught the virus out of 14 393 sample tests, 12 recovered while 37 are critically ill.
The majority of new cases were found in Kigali: 70, Bugesera: 60, Nyamagabe: 54, Ngororero: 53 and Gicumbi: 53.
A total of 564, 951 people have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19 while 44,584 received 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.