Morocco has registered 244 new cases carrying the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases identified at the national level since the start of the epidemic to 483,654.
Currently, the total of active cases increases to 5,985, among them, 429 cases are in serious condition. In terms of national incidence, the rate rises to 1,330.4 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Over the last 24 hours, the incidence is 0.7 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and the number of people vaccinated has reached 3,435,997.
As for the geographical distribution of the new cases identified in Morocco in the last 24 hours, it is the region of Casablanca-Settat which comes first with 99 new cases of which 87 have been identified in the city of Casablanca, 4 in Berrechid, 3 in Nouaceur, 2 in Mohammedia, 1 in Settat, Médiouna and Benslimane.
Second most affected region this Saturday, the Oriental which compiles 38 covid-19 infections: 27 cases in Oujda-Angad, 5 in Nador, 3 in Berkane, 2 in Driouch and 1 in Figuig.
For its part, the region of Rabat-Salé-Kénitra, comes in third place with 28 cases (7 in Salé and Skhirat-Témara, 5 in Rabat, 4 in Kénitra and Sidi Kacem and 1 in Khemisset) followed closely by Marrakech. -Safi which has 23 cases (21 in Marrakech, 1 in Essaouira and Safi).
An assessment of 19 infections was recorded in the region of Tanger-Tétouan-Al Hoceima, cases distributed between 11 in Al Hoceima, 4 in Tanger-Assilah, 2 in Tétouan, 1 in Ouezzane e tChefchaouen. For its part, the Souss-Massa region recorded 10 new infections in Agadir-Ida Ou Tanane, 3 in Inzegane-Aït Melloul and 1 in Chtouka Aït Baha for a total of 14 cases.
In the last 24 hours, the health services have also been able to count 7 infections in the region of Beni Mellal-Khénifra (6 in Beni Mellal and 1 in Khouribgaà). One less case for the region of Laâyoune-Es Sakia El Hamr, and all these cases have been identified in Laâyoune.
Finally, the Dakhla-Oued Eddahab region recorded 4 positive cases for the coronavirus, all in Oued-Eddahab, while 3 cases were identified in the Drâa-Tafilalet region (2 in Zagora and 1 in Ouarzazate) and the same assessment for Fès-Meknes with 1 case in Fez, El Hajeb and Taounate.