The Ministry of Health in the Gaza Strip announced today, Friday, that it had recorded a death and 274 new cases of Coronavirus during the past twenty-four hours, after examining 2,282 samples.
The Ministry of Health stated in its statement today that a 70-year-old citizen died in the European Gaza Hospital, bringing the number of deaths to 45 since the beginning of March.
The Ministry of Health indicated that 255 new cases of people infected with the Coronavirus have recovered, bringing the number of people recovering to 6,674.
The Ministry of Health confirmed that a total of 9,816 people have been infected since last March, of which 3098 are currently active cases.
The police in Gaza began taking strict measures to prevent the spread of the Corona virus, including closing shops and facilities at five in the evening and preventing more than 15 citizens from participating in weddings and mourning homes.