SAWT BEIRUT INTERNATIONAL

| 24 June 2021, Thursday |

Lebanon registers 3,469 new COVID-19 cases, 52 deaths

The Ministry of Public Health announced, on Monday, the registration of 3469 new Coronavirus infections, raising the cumulative number of confirmed cases to-date to 366,302.

Additionally, it indicated that 52 deaths were registered during the past 24 hours.

“3,469 confirmed cases were recorded among residents and 24 cases among expatriates,” noting that “52 new deaths were recorded during the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 4,560”, the Ministry explained.

“The number of hospitalizations yesterday was 2,169 including 913 in intensive care, and the number of laboratory tests taken yesterday was 19,681 of which 16,936 were taken at the airport”, the Ministry concluded.