covvviiidd

COVID-19: Uganda Registers One New Death as 135 Test Positive

Uganda has registered one (1) new COVID-19 death from Kapchorwa bringing the total of COVID19 deaths to ninety seven (97).

The ministry of health Uganda has also confirmed 135 new COVID19 cases from  the tests done on 17 October 2020.

Of the confirmed cases,130 are contacts and alerts from Kampala (47), Mbarara (15), Adjumani (8), Moyo (7), Pader (6), Gulu (5), Bugiri (3), Busia (3), Mbale (3), Sironko (3), Terego (3), Butaleja (2), Koboko (2), Luwero (2), Mukono (3), Tororo (2), Yumbe (2), Arua (1),Bududua (1), Buikwe (1), Bulambuli (1), Jinja (1), Kapchorwa (1), Kibuku (1), Kyotera (1), Lira (1), Sheema (1), Masaka (3) and Iganga (1) districts.

The other five (5) are truck drivers who arrived via Malaba point of entry.

Currently, Uganda registers a cumulative total of 10,590 confirmed cases and 6,992 recoveries.

 

Add a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *