100 new cases of coronavirus

One hundred new coronavirus cases diagnosed, less than 70 coronavirus patients in serious condition

Tags: Coronavirus
Arutz Sheva Staff ,

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Data from Israel's Health Ministry on Thursday morning showed that 100 new coronavirus cases were diagnosed Wednesday, bringing the number of active cases nationwide to 1,570.

Of those, 185 coronavirus patients are hospitalized, with 118 of them are in serious condition. A total of 68 coronavirus patients are in critical condition, and 65 are on ventilators.

So far, there have been 6,361 deaths from coronavirus in Israel, including four on Wednesday.

Of the 36,786 coronavirus test results received Wednesday, 0.3% turned out positive,

Also on Wednesday, three Israelis were found to have contracted the Indian coronavirus variant from carriers within Israel. There are currently 41 cases of the Indian variant in Israel, including approximately 30 who were recently diagnosed. It is not yet clear if the variant is vaccine-resistant.