Rwanda records one more COVID-19 death, 152 recoveries

By IGIHE
On 21 April 2021 at 07:36

The Ministry of Health has reported that one person has succumbed to COVID-19 bringing the death toll to 327. The deceased is a man aged 80 from Kigali city.

The statement released last night shows that 71 people caught the virus, 152 recovered while 6 are critically ill.

Rwanda confirmed the first Coronavirus case on 14th March 2020. Since then, 24 005 people have been tested positive of whom 22 560 have recovered, 1118 are active cases while 327 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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