The Ministry of Health in Gaza announced today, Thursday, the death of a citizen and the registration of 311 new cases of Coronavirus, after conducting a laboratory examination of 2,637 samples during the last twenty-four hours.

In its daily statement, the Ministry of Health confirmed the death of a fifty-nine-year-old citizen inside the European Hospital, which brings the total death toll to 44 deaths.

In its daily report, the Ministry of Health indicated that 282 cases have recovered, which brings the number of people recovering to 6,418 cases.

The Ministry of Health stated that the total number of injured persons since last March reached 9,542, including 3080 active injuries.

The head of the government media office in Gaza had said that there were 15,000 contacts of people with corona at the level of the Gaza Strip while they were quarantined at home.

He stressed that the government does not hesitate to back down from any decision that negatively affects the lives of the people regarding the outbreak of the virus.