Palestine recorded 31 deaths and 1,155 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, announced the Palestinian Minister of Health Mai al-Kaila Sunday.
The new deaths involved 17 in the West Bank (two in Jenin; two in Bethlehem; three in Hebron; four in Nablus; one in Tulkarem; four in Ramallah and one in Qalqilya); seven in Jerusalem city and seven in the Gaza Strip.
The recovery rate in Palestine stands at 86.7 percent, while the active case rate is 12.3 percent and the death rate is one percent.
The new coronavirus cases included 79 in Jenin; 60 in Bethlehem; 20 in Tubas; 17 in the suburbs of Jerusalem; 86 in Hebron; 19 in Salfit; 70 in Nablus; 41 in Tulkarem; 116 in Ramallah; seven in Qalqilya; eight in Jericho; 409 in Gaza Strip and 223 in Jerusalem City.
The recovery cases included 121 in Jenin; 30 in Tubas; 294 in Jerusalem City; 40 in Hebron; 38 in Salfit; 167 in Nablus; 48 in Tulkarem; 77 in Ramallah; 53 in Qalqilya; 12 in Jericho; 280 in Gaza Strip and 259 in Jerusalem City.
Currently, 124 people are in the Intensive Care Unit and 26 are on ventilators.
A total of 4,539 PCR tests were conducted Sunday.