Coronavirus in Tajikistan: The death toll rises to 88

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There have been 88 officially confirmed deaths from the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in Tajikistan since the virus was confirmed to have spread to the country, according to data provided by the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population (MoHSPP).


A MoHSPP says one more officially confirmed coronavirus-linked death was reported in the country yesterday.


42 new officially confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were reported in Tajikistan yesterday, bringing a total number of the officially confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country to 12,511 as of the evening of December 8


45 COVID-19 patients were reportedly discharged after recovery yesterday.  In all, 11,926 (97.4 percent) coronavirus patients have reportedly recovered in the country as of the evening of December 8.


The COVID-19 pandemic in Tajikistan is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).  The virus was confirmed to have spread to Tajikistan when its index cases, in Dushanbe and Khujand, were confirmed on April 30, 2020.


The coronavirus COVID-19 is reportedly affecting 218 countries and territories around the world and two international conveyances.

Source: Asia Plus