17 March 2021 — Sixty-eight (68) new COVID-19 instances had been identified out of 3814 samples examined on the present time. This brings the cumulative different of confirmed instances twenty thousand, four hundred, and eighty (20480). Up to now, eighteen thousand, 9 hundred, and 6 (18906) sufferers delight in recovered, including one hundred and two (102) prior to now 24 hours. The different of active instances is one thousand, three hundred, and ninety-one (1291) and two hundred, and eighty-three (283) deaths.
The new instances are in Kigali City (12), Gicumbi (10), Nyanza (7), Ruhango (7), Nyamagabe (5), Huye (5), Rubavu (4), Kayonza (4), Rulindo (4), Rusizi (2), Karongi (2), Muhanga (2), Nyaruguru (2), Ngororero (1), Musanze (1), and Gisagara (1); heightened vigilance is required in all locations.
The COVID-19 prevention measures presented by the Government of Rwanda need to proceed to be carefully noticed, especially frequent hand-washing and physical distancing. Moreover to, face masks ought to be feeble in public and multi-family compounds.
Withholding info related to contact tracing or COVID-19 symptoms, jeopardises public safety and can be punished essentially based fully on relevant rules.
The key symptoms of coronavirus are dry cough, shortness of breath, and fever. Automatic screening is on hand by dialing *114#. Indicators can additionally be reported to a medical skilled, or as follows:
Phone: 114 (toll-free);
Whatsapp message to: +250788202080;
E mail: callcenter [at] rbc.gov.rw.
Let’s proceed to work together to defeat this pandemic.
For more info:
Click on on Rwanda Biomedical Centre Web sites: https://www.rbc.gov.rw
Click on on WHO African Position COVID-19 Dashboard: https://arcg.is/XvuSX
Click on on WHO web discipline to stare the Corona Virus Wretchedness Dashboard with up to this point different of instances globally and nation by nation https://covid19.who.int/