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Uganda crosses the 3,000 mark of COVID-19 infections as Health Ministry confirms 65 new cases



Ministry of Health has today confirmed 65 new cases. This brings the cumulative confirmed cases of Ugandans to 3,037.

Amongst the 65 new confirmed cases; 62 are contacts and alerts (Kampala-20, Kikuube-10, Luwero-8, Buikwe-4, Zombo-4, Adjumani-3, Arua-3, Hoima-3, Wakiso-2, Jinja-1, Mbarara-1, Mayuge-1, Pallisa-1 and Yumbe-1).

The other are two truck drivers from different entry points and one health worker from Kampala. Additionally two truck drivers who tested positive for the deadly virus were not permitted entry.

No new COVID-19 death has been registered today, the total deaths stands at 32. More patients have continued to beat fight against the Coronavirus hence increase in the number of recoveries in Uganda. The total recoveries stand at 1,489.

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