Morocco registers 1,164 new COVID-19 cases, 463,706 in total

Source: Xinhua| 2021-01-22 02:18:53|Editor: huaxia

RABAT, Jan. 21 (Xinhua) -- Morocco announced on Thursday 1,164 new COVID-19 cases, taking the tally in the North African country to 463,706.

The number of recoveries from the coronavirus in Morocco increased to 439,301 after 1,346 new ones were added, while the death toll rose by 33 to 8,076, the Moroccan Ministry of Health said in a statement.

Meanwhile, 797 patients were in intensive care units, it said.

The COVID-19 fatality rate in Morocco stands at 1.7 percent while the recovery rate is 94.7 percent. Enditem