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Covid-19 Updates: 4 More Deaths, Cases Surpass 2800

One hundred and twenty-four people tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday, 8 August 2020, the Ministry of Health and Child Care has announced.

Zimbabwe on Tuesday 28 July recorded four (4) coronavirus related deaths bringing the total number of fatalities to forty (40).

The development was announced by the Ministry of Health and Child Care in a statement that observed that the quartet was from Manicaland, Bulawayo and Mashonaland East provinces.

The deceased were three males, 2 aged 40 and one aged 59 and a female aged 50.

Meanwhile, the total number of confirmed cases has risen to 2817 after 113 new cases were recorded. Of the new cases, 112 are local while the remainder is a returnee from South Africa.

Recoveries are at 604 after 62 new recoveries were recorded.

 

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