The statement released last night shows that two more people have succumbed to the pandemic bringing the death toll to 270. The deceased are two men aged 64 and 70 from Kigali city.
Among others, 11,371 people including motorcyclists, cyclists, District Administration Security Support Organ (DASSO) and inmates were vaccinated yesterday bringing the total number to 220,048 since the countrywide vaccination program kicked off on Friday last week.
Rwanda confirmed the first COVID-19 case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 19779 people have been tested positive out of 1,043,645 sample tests of whom 18033 have recovered, 1476 are active cases while 270 have succumbed to the virus.