The statement released last night shows that 246 people caught the virus out of 15638 sample tests, 2 recovered while 16 are critically ill.
A total of 1,399,753 people have been fully vaccinated while 1,840,527 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.