Morocco has recorded 669 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 507,338.
Currently, the total of active cases increases to 5,016, among them, 383 cases are in serious condition. In terms of national incidence, the rate rises to 1,394.9 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
Over the last 24 hours, the incidence has reached 1.8 cases per 100,000 inhabitants and the number of people fully vaccinated (having received the first and second dose) has reached 4,203,779 while those having received the first dose of vaccine is estimated at 4,697,873 according to the Department of Health.
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 444 infections, the majority of which is located in the city of Casablanca (357 cases). The other infections identified in the region are as follows: Nouaceur 22, Berrechid 17, Mohammadia 17, Settat 16, Médiouna 8, El Jadida 4, Benslimane 2, Sidi Bennour 1 case.
Second region in the ranking this Wednesday, the region of Laâyoune – Sakia El Hamra which records 57 new cases carrying the coronavirus, with 51 cases located in the city of Laâyoune, 4 in Boujdour and 2 in Tarfaya. It is followed by the region of Dakhla Oued Eddahab which has 35 infections, all in Oued Eddahab.
The regions of Marrakech-Safi and Rabat Salé Kénitra, for their part, display the same daily toll of coronavirus infections, each with 31 cases. With 15 cases in Marrakech, 6 in Youssouia, 5 in El Kelâa des Sraghna, 3 in Rehamna and 2 cases in Safi for the first, and 14 cases in Skhirate-Témara, 7 cases in Rabat, 5 in Kénitra, 4 in Salé and 1 in Sidi Slimane for the second region.
Same results also for the regions of Tangier -Tétouan- Al Hoceima (Tanger-Assilah 13, Larache 3, Al Hoceima 1) and Souss – Massa (Inezgane- Ait Melloul 8, Agadir-Ida -Ou-Tanane 4, Tiznit 3, Taroudannt 2) who both have a total of 17 infections.
The regions of Oriental and Beni Mellal Khénifra also recorded the same number of cases carrying covid-19, with 10 cases each, including 5 cases in Oujda-Angad, 2 in Jerada and Nador and 1 case in Driouch for the first , and 8 cases in Khouribga and 1 case in Béni Mellal and Khénifra, for the second.
One less case was recorded in the Drâa Tafilalet regions (5 in Errachidia, 2 in Ouarzazate, 1 in Tinghir and Zagora).
Last regions in the ranking, Guelmim Oued Noun which has 4 infections including 3 in Guelmim and 1 Tan Tan, and the region of Fes – Meknes with also 4 infections including 3 in Fez and 1 in Meknes.