Hespress’s watch and monitoring platform, covid.hespress.com/fr, thus details, this Monday, April 19, 2021, that Morocco now has 505,449 confirmed cases, 8,952 deaths (i.e. a death rate of 1.8 %), 492,100 healings, a total of 5,661,123 tests (an increase of 3,587), and 4,897 cases under treatment, of which 435 were in serious condition (17 under intubation). In addition, 4,672,326 people have received a first dose of the vaccine since the launch of the campaign while 4,188,336 are on the second dose, the health ministry said.
The most affected region is that of Casablanca-Settat which has 76 new cases including 64 in Casablanca, 7 in El Jadida, 2 in Nouaceur, 2 in Mohammedia, 1 in Berrechid. The second most affected region is that of Rabat-Salé-Kénitra which records 17 new contaminations including 5 in Salé, 5 in Rabat, 2 in Skhirat-Témara and 1 in Sidi Slimane.
Rabat-Salé-Kénitra is followed by that of Marrakech-Safi which identifies 16 new cases distributed as follows: 13 in Marrakech, 2 in Youssoufia and 1 in Kelaât Sraghna. The fourth region most affected by the new cases on Monday is that of Dakhla-Oued Eddahab with 9 cases all in Oued Eddahab.
The Oriental region has experienced 8 cases and came in fifth position with 4 cases in Oujda-Angad, 2 in Driouch, 1 in Nador and 1 in Touarirt. Souss-Massa is the sixth of the affected regions with 6 cases, 4 in Agadir-Ida-Ou-Tanane, 1 in Taroudant and 1 in Inezgane Ait Melloul. Next comes in seventh place, the Beni-Mellal-Khénifra region with 3 cases, two in Beni-Mellal and 1 in Khouribga. The Draâ-Tafilalet region recorded two cases, one in Ouarzazate and the other in Tinghir and finally the Tanger-Tétouan-Al-Hoceima region recorded one case in Tétouan. The regions of Fez-Meknes, Laâyoune-Sakia El Hamra and Guelmim Oued Noun did not experience a case on Monday, April 19, 2021.