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Jordan records 3,023 new COVID-19 cases

Around 4.09 percent of the 24,968 COVID-19 tests that were conducted today came back positive. (Photo: Unsplash)
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AMMAN — Jordan recorded 3,023 new COVID-19 cases and 32 new deaths on Tuesday, bringing the total death toll to 12,300 and the total number of cases to 1,043,266.اضافة اعلان

The Ministry of Health said that Amman recorded 1,045 cases, while Zarqa recorded 299 cases. Irbid registered 621 cases, Balqa 317 cases, Karak recorded 119 cases, Jerash recorded 128 cases, and Tafileh recorded 13 cases. Madaba registered 110 cases, Aqaba 52, Ramtha 68, and Ajloun 82.

The ministry said in a statement that 147 hospitalized COVID-19 patients had recovered and were discharged from hospitals, while 163 new patients were admitted.

The number of active COVID-19 cases in the Kingdom stands at around 55,107 according to the ministry. Out of 42,612 COVID-19 tests conducted Tuesday, 7.09 percent of them came back positive.

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