116 new coronavirus patients diagnosed in 1 day

5 coronavirus patients die over the last 24 hours, raising death toll to 290.

Arutz Sheva Staff ,

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The number of active coronavirus cases in Israel has risen by 49 over the last 24 hours and now stands at 2,055 patients, the Heath Ministry announced Tuesday evening.

A total of 116 new coronavirus cases have been diagnosed over the last 24 hours, bringing to 17,285 the number of coronavirus patients who have been diagnosed in Israel since the epidemic began.

Five coronavirus patients have died over the last 24 hours, raising the death toll from the disease in Israel to 290.

29 coronavirus patients are on ventilators, the same number as yesterday.

Yesterday the State of Israel carried out 7,952 coronavirus tests. 6,664 tests have been performed so far today.