Qatar witnesses 117 Covid-19 cases and 1 death on June 13, 2021

  • 7 months   ago
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) today reported that there are 117 new cases of novel coronavirus (Covid-19) and 246 individuals have so far recovered from the virus during the past 24 hours, which brings the total number of people recovered in Qatar to 216,944. Among the new 117 Covid-19 cases, 72 have been infected from the community and 45 contacted the virus while traveling from abroad.
MOPH also reported that there is one death of an individual aged 80 in the country today, as the total death toll due to the deadly virus goes up to 577. Four individuals were admitted in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) over the last 24 hours, and therefore 87 people continue to receive medical attention in ICU. Seven individuals were hospitalised due to Covid-19 during the past 24 hours, which takes the overall number of patients in the hospital currently to 155. The total number of current active cases in Qatar is 2,209 and the total number of Covid positive cases recorded so far in Qatar is 219,730.
4,461 tests were recorded for the first time in the last 24 hours and a total of 15,412 tests were done during the past 24 hours and the total tests done so far is 2,080,535 tests. 14,175 doses of Covid-19 vaccines have been administered during the past 24 hours. The overall number of vaccine doses administered since the start of the vaccination campaign is 2,795,091. 
What you can do to avoid contacting the virus:
As the cases of Covid-19 rapidly increases in the State of Qatar, it is significant for all individual to contribute their effective part in curbing the virus by adhering to the mandatory preventive measures imposed by the government:
Maintaining safe and social distances in the public arenas.
Must avoid close contact with others individual who are in crowded places and confined closed spaces where other people congregate.
Wearing a face mask at all times.
Washing and sanitising hands at regular intervals.
Any individual suffering from COVID-19 symptoms must immediately contact the helpline number 16000. This is vital as the earlier the disease is detected the easier it will be to receive the right treatment and recover from it.