Ghana Coronavirus Cases Hit 641 With 83 Recoveries

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Ghana currently remains at 641, as indicated by the most recent update on the pandemic by the Ghana Health Service on Wednesday, April 15, 2020.

On Tuesday, the quantity of affirmed cases, as indicated by the GHS, was 636.

"Fourteen days since the organization of improved reconnaissance, limitation of development and consistent state-funded training to forestall the spread of instances of COVID-19, a few cases have been recorded.

"As of 14th April 2020, at 23:00HRS, a total of 50,719 persons have been tested with 641 being positive for COVID-19. The breakdown of the 641 positive cases is as follows: seventeen (17) have been treated, reverted to negative on repeat tests and discharged.

ghana covid-19 cases rise to 641 with 83 recoveries

Furthermore, 66 have tested negative once and awaiting the second test. This brings together a total of 83 cases that have been recovered/discharged. 548 cases have been categorized as mild disease and are on treatment, two (2) are categorized as moderate to severe cases, none in the critical state currently and eight (8) have died", as indicated by the GHS update.

The Service includes that the five new cases were recorded in the accompanying areas: one from Adenta Municipality and two from Ayawaso East and Ayawaso Central Municipalities.

"Except for one of the cases from Ayawaso East, all the new cases are asymptomatic. Contacts of the new cases are being recorded for development.

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"Of the 641 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 268 were reported from two from the routine surveillance, 258 from enhanced surveillance activities and 115 from travelers who were previously under mandatory quarantine in Accra and Tamale," the GHS clarified.

Presently, the areas that have detailed cases are Greater Accra, Ashanti, Central, Eastern, Western, Volta, Northern, North East, Upper East, and Upper West locales

Credit: ghana24-7

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