COVID-19 infections rise to 520,213 in Myanmar

2021-11-25 15:35:04 GMT2021-11-25 23:35:04(Beijing Time) Xinhua English

YANGON, Nov. 25 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 infections has risen to 520,213 with 19,058 deaths in Myanmar on Thursday, according to a release from the Ministry of Health.

Myanmar reported 482 new COVID-19 cases with daily positivity rate of 1.87 percent and nine more deaths in the past 24 hours, the release said.

The number of recoveries has reached 494,107 after 708 more patients have been discharged from hospitals on Thursday.

Myanmar detected its first two COVID-19 positive cases on March 23 last year. Enditem