Tunisia reports 903 new COVID-19 cases, 227,643 in total

2021-02-20 21:57:03 GMT2021-02-21 05:57:03(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

TUNIS, Feb. 20 (Xinhua) -- Tunisian Health Ministry on Saturday reported 903 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections in the country to 227,643.

The death toll from the virus rose by 36 to 7,755, the ministry said in a statement.

The number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients reached 1,266, including 285 in intensive care units, while the total number of recoveries reached 188,317, it added.

A total of 949,940 lab tests have been carried out in Tunisia so far, said the ministry. Enditem