Lebanon recorded 3,320 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Wednesday, the Health Ministry revealed in its daily report on the epidemic.
Of the 309,162 total cases confirmed in Lebanon since the beginning of the pandemic, 113,190 are active cases, as 3,315 people have passed away due to the virus and 188,824 others have undergone full recovery.
In the past 24 hours, 89 COVID-19 patients passed away and 2,772 others recovered.
In the same period, 15,976 PCR tests were administered – 14,778 locally and 1,198 at the airport – raising the cumulative tests conducted in Lebanon since February 2020 to 2,640,089.
As of Wednesday, 2,365 patients occupy hospital beds in Lebanon, 940 are critical cases in intensive care units, and 340 are on mechanical ventilation.
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