Twenty-One (21) more people have died from the Corona virus in Zambia in the last 24 hours. This takes the total number of fatalities to 660. Of this figure, 278 are confirmed COVID-19 deaths, 358 are associated to the pandemic while 24 are yet to be classified.
The total number of new cases increased to 46,146 after 809 new cases were recorded from the 7,517 tests done.
2,679 people are reported to have recovered from the disease bringing the total number of recoveries to 36,639. 489 people currently admitted in various health facilities out of which 340 are on oxygen therapy with 32 in critical condition.
According to official government statistics, 6,358 people are under community management with 6,847 active cases.