Saturday 7 August 2021
Papua New Guinea’s COVID-19 cases have reached 17,804, after four new infections were recorded in the National Capital District, in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Saturday 7 August.
Of the four cases, three were males and one female with ages ranging between 36 and 60 years.
Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning said the number of COVID-19 cases in the country is 17,804 , and the death toll remains at 192.
In the same period, the total number of cumulative recoveries stands at 17,473, while 149,133 people have so far tested for COVID-19.
All 22 provinces including the Autonomous Region of Bougainville (AROB) have reported cases.
Globally, the total confirmed cases of COVID-19 has reached 202,346,576 including 683,796 new cases reported in the last 24 hours. The death toll stands at 4,289,589 including 10,092 deaths reported in the last 24 hours.