Capital city reports 46 new cases of COVID-19

2021-02-25 12:57:39

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ According to the Ministry of Health, 46 people were confirmed with coronavirus through PCR testing conducted nationwide in the last 24 hours.

These cases were all reported in Ulaanbaatar city. 21 infection cases were detected from close contacts of the confirmed cases in the clusters while one person was diagnosed positive when tested within the “One door-one test” campaign. 

Mongolia now has 2,801 registered cases of COVID-19. 27 people have recovered in the last 24 hours and discharged from hospital, bringing the number of recovered people at 2,097. In other words, 74.8 percent of total cases have been recovered.

Furthermore, senior specialist of the Ministry of Health D.Narangerel provided information on the progress of the vaccination against the coronavirus.

"Two days have been passed since the launching of vaccination in Mongolia. We planned to involve 14,092 people of 16 target organizations in the first place. And 22 percent of them or 3,112 people have been involved in the vaccination so far."