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COVID-19: 564 New Cases Reported in Afghanistan, Total Rise to 26,874

Wednesday June 17, 2020
Kabul (BNA) The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday reported 564 new positive cases of the coronavirus from 1,116 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
According to BNA report, the ministry also reported 13 new deaths from COVID-19 and 650 recoveries.
With this, the total cases are now 26,874, the total reported deaths are 504, and total recoveries are 6,158.
The highest count was reported in Kabul with 192, followed by Bamiyan (65 cases), Takhar (64), Balkh (51), Paktia (40), Kandahar (27), Kunduz (27), Maidan/Wardak (24), Baghlan (21), Daikundi (14), Kapisa (12), Nooristan (8), Nangarhar (6), Badakhshan (6), Kunar (5) and Zabul (2). However, no new cases were reported in Herat as COVID-19 testing has been inactive for the last four days.
Also, the ministry reported three COVID-19 deaths in Kabul, three in Takhar, three in Bamiyan, two in Nangarhar, one in Badghis and one in Maidan/Wardak within the last 24 hours.
The recoveries were reported in Kabul (306), Balkh (71), Nangarhar (69), Nimroz (64), Badakhshan (40), Faryab (29), Maidan/Wardak (26), Sar-e-Pul (17), Badghis (9), Takhar (6), Bamiyan (6) and Paktia (2).
M.A.Ansari

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