Lebanon still deplores 30 deaths following complications induced by the COVID19 coronavirus and 2,388 cases as the country of cedars celebrated Easter Sunday, marked by a 3-day confinement.
However, certain exemptions have been granted in order to allow the faithful to meet in places of worship with an authorization obtained via the IMPACT site on the condition also that the audience does not exceed 30% of the maximum capacity of the places and that the distancing rules are observed.
The day was also marked by the measures taken by the Internal Security Forces which issued tickets to people violating the confinement, in particular at the level of the corniche of Dbayeh or Beirut.
What are the numbers of the day?
In total, 479,501 have been infected since February 21, 2020, the date of the discovery of a first case in Lebanon.
2,388 have been diagnosed positive on that day. people have been re-infected with the virus in the past 24 hours.
The daily number of local contaminations is 2,345 cases. 43 cases from abroad were diagnosed.
The total number of people affected by the virus reached the figure of 474,745 local cases and 4,756 cases from abroad.
33 deaths have therefore been announced in the past 24 hours. The total number of people who have died is 6,409 since the onset of the disease in Lebanon on February 21, 2020.
The ratio of positive tests remains high but decreases with the figure of 16.9 %.
No new figures have been given today concerning people hospitalized
Yesterday, 2,070 people were hospitalized and 914 people were in critical condition and 246 people placed on ventilators.
How many people have been vaccinated?
No vaccination was carried out this Sunday.
A total of 159,776 people received a first dose and 89,252 people received both doses.