Two deaths and 734 new cases of infection with the virus were recorded in 24 hours until Saturday, December 25, 2021 at 4 p.m., bringing the total toll of positive cases to 955,587 since the first case reported on March 2, 2020, we read. in the daily Covid-19 Bulletin of the Ministry of Health which also reports 24,525,567 people vaccinated to date (dose1).
The cumulative incidence is 2615.4 / 100,000 and that of 24 hours is 2 / 100,000 inhabitants according to the bulletin published on the website of the Ministry of Health.
The number of new tests carried out is 17,061, adds the same source, specifying that the total number of tests has reached 9,792,096 since the start of the pandemic.
The cases recorded in 24 hours concerned the following regions: Casablanca-Settat (419), Rabat-Salé-Kénitra (165), Marrakech-Safi (87), Souss-Massa (38), Tanger-Tétouan-Al Hoceima (10 ), Fès-Meknes (5), the Oriental (1), Draâ-Tafilalet (2), Dakhla Oued Eddahab (1), Béni Mellal-Khénifra (3) and Laayoune Sakia El Hamra (1), specifies the ministry.
The total death toll stands at 14,827 since the first death recorded on March 10, it is stated. The case fatality rate is 1.6%.
The Ministry also reported 208 new remissions recorded in 24 hours. The total number of people declared cured now stands at 937,578 with a remission rate of 98.1%.
Likewise, the number of active cases stands at 3,182, of which 105 are admitted to intensive care and intensive care units, including 22 new 24-hour cases.
In addition, 4 cases are under intubation and 76 under artificial respiration, the ministry said, while the occupancy rate of resuscitation beds stands at 2%.