A new record of Covid-19 fatalities has been set in Zimbabwe after 47 people succumbed to the respiratory disease in the last 24-hour cycle, taking the death toll to 636.
The country also witnessed a surge in new infections after 1112 cases were recorded yesterday, according to an update by the Ministry of Health and Child Care.
Mashonaland West province recorded 20 deaths while Harare recorded 10 fatalities and Manicaland recorded 7 deaths. , Bulawayo one,
In Mashonaland East 5 people died while Mashonaland Central and Masvingo recorded 2 fatalties each and Bulawayo had 1 death.
To date, Zimbabwe has a total of 25368 cases, 636 deaths and 14714 recoveries.