Morocco has recorded 8,501 new cases carrying the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total of cases recorded nationally since the start of the epidemic to 1,034,399.
Currently, the total active cases rise to 52,350, among them, 412 cases are in serious condition. The Ministry of Health no longer communicates the incidence rate in its daily report.
Over the past 24 hours, the number of fully vaccinated people (having received the first and second dose) has reached 23,006,577 while the people who have received the 1st dose of the vaccine is estimated at 24,611,313 according to the Ministry of Health. And for the third dose, it is 3,764,532 new doses injected.
As for the geographical distribution of new cases recorded in Morocco in the past 24 hours, it is the region of Grand Casablanca-Settat which comes first among the most affected regions, accounting for 4056 new infections with no less than 2903 infections in the city of Casablanca. , notes the MoroccoLatestNews monitoring and monitoring platform, www.moroccolatestnews.com.
Second region in the ranking, the region of Rabat-Salé-Kénitra which lists a total of 1626 cases and a concentration of new infections located in Rabat with 422 cases, followed by the region of Marrakech-Safi which records 985 cases including 603 in Marrakech.
For its part, the Tangier-Tetouan-Al Hoceima region shows 528 contaminations, the majority of which are located in the city of Tangier-Assilah with a total of 280 new infections recorded in the past 24 hours.
The Fez-Meknes region recorded 406 infections, including 289 in Fez, followed by 315 infections for the Souss-Massa region (172 in Agadir-Ida-Ou-Tanane), 243 in Béni Mellal-Khenifra (92 in Khouribga ), 104 in Draâ-Tafilalet (42 in Ouarzazate), 101 in Oriental (36 in Nador).
Finally, 3 regions record a balance sheet below the 100 case mark, these are Guelmim-Oued Noun with 81 infections including 47 in Guelmim, Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra 35 cases including 31 in Laâyoune, Dakhla-Oued Eddahab 21 cases all in Oued Eddahab.