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Thirty-five new cases of coronavirus recorded in Iraq, bringing total to 382

2020-03-26

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SULAIMANI — The federal Ministry of Health said on Thursday (March 26) that 35 new cases of coronavirus were recorded in Iraq over the past 24 hours, which brought the country’s total number of positively identified infections to 382, including in the Kurdistan Region.

There were nine new patients in Basra, nine in Baghdad, seven in Karbala, five in Najaf, two in Wasit, one in Dhi Qar, and one in Kirkuk, according to the ministry.

The ministry also said that seven people died from COVID-19, the disease caused by coronavirus infection, and sixteen people recovered and were sent home from the hospital.

In total, 36 people have now died and 105 people have recovered.

(NRT Digital Media)