The occupancy rate of intensive care beds was 0.8% this Friday, August 12. In just 24 hours, 4 new severe cases were admitted to intensive care, bringing the national total to 41 critical cases. The cases under artificial respiration are 11 nationwide, and 3 other cases are under intubation, the Ministry of Health said in its daily epidemiological report.
The number of new tests carried out in 24 hours reached 6,811 for a national total of 12,323,813 tests carried out since the start of the pandemic. In addition, Morocco has recorded in the last 24 hours, three (3) deaths due to Covid-19 identified in Settat (Casablanca-Settat region), Sidi Slimane (Rabat-Salé-Kénitra region) and Béni Mellal (Béni Mellal region). -Khénifra) bringing the national total since the start of the pandemic to 16,267. The case fatality rate stands at 1.29%.
Morocco has also recorded 314 recoveries, bringing the national total since the start of the pandemic to 1,245,778 remissions. The recovery rate stands at 98.62% this Friday, while the total number of active cases stands at 1,211 cases (0.1%).
In addition, and as indicated by the MoroccoLatestNews monitoring and monitoring platform, www.moroccolatestnews.com, the Kingdom has identified in the past 24 hours, 92 new confirmed Covid-19 cases, bringing the national total of contaminations proven to 1,263,256 cases.
With regard to vaccination, the number of beneficiaries of the first dose of the vaccine since the start of the national campaign reached 24,883,962, with 23,375,309 beneficiaries of the two doses, 6,718,561 benefited from the third dose of the vaccine and 32,795 beneficiaries of the 4th booster dose, reports the department of Khalid Ait Taleb.
The Ministry of Health thus invites citizens to respect the rules of hygiene and health safety as well as the preventive measures taken by the Moroccan authorities by showing responsibility and patriotism.