Among others, 334 new cases have been found out of 11137 sample tests while 285 have recovered.
The statement released last night shows that new cases were found in Kigali: 197, Gicumbi: 49, Gakenke: 13, Nyamagabe: 11, Karongi: 8, Ruhango: 6, Bugesera: 5, Nyanza: 5, Ngoma: 5, Kamonyi: 5, Muhanga: 5, Gatsibo: 5, Gisagara: 4, Rusizi: 3, Nyagatare: 3, Musanze: 3, Rubavu: 3, Ngororero: 1, Rulindo: 1, Nyaruguru: 1 and Huye: 1.
Rwanda confirmed the first COVID-19 case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 15118 people have been tested positive out of 875,486 sample tests of whom 9,804 have recovered, 5121 are active cases while 193 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.