The Ministry of Public Health announced the registration of 71 new infections with the emerging coronavirus “Covid 19”, parallel to the registration of 6 deaths during the past 24 hours.
In its daily report on the epidemic, the ministry pointed out that the total number of infections in the country rose to 541,628, at a time when the total number of victims of the epidemic reached 7,769 deaths. She explained that the total number of recovery cases since its spread in Lebanon has reached 524,500 cases.
It also reported that 271 people received the first dose of the vaccine during the past 24 hours, bringing their total number to 553,288 people, or 11.6% of the population. Also, 117 people received the second dose, bringing the total of these people to 287,284 people, or 6% of the population.