Morocco recorded 100 new COVID-19 cases over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Health and Social Protection said Tuesday, adding that 163 COVID-19 patients have recovered over the same period.
A total of 24,885,632 people have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, while the number of fully vaccinated people (1st and 2nd doses) has reached 23,377,146, the ministry pointed out in its daily COVID-19 bulletin, noting that 6,725,696 people have received the third dose of the vaccine, while 34,144 people have received the fourth dose.
According to the same source, the number of COVID-19 cases reported since the start of the outbreak of the virus rose to 1,263,591, while recoveries increased to 1,246,446, i.e. a recovery rate of 98.6%.
The new COVID-19 cases were recorded in the regions of Casablanca-Settat (32), Rabat-Salé-Kénitra (17), Tangier-Tétouan-Al Hoceima (13), the Oriental (13), Fez-Meknès (08), Marrakech-Safi (07), Souss-Massa (06), Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra (02), Dakhla-Oued Eddahab (01) and Béni Mellal-Khénifra (01).
As for coronavirus-related fatalities, they remained at 16,269, with no death reported in the past 24 hours.
The number of active cases has dropped to 867, while seven severe or critical cases has been reported in the past 24 hours, their total number being at 31.