COVID-19: Positive cases rise to 636 in Ghana


The number of positive coronavirus cases in Ghana has now reached a total of 636 with 8 deaths and 17 recoveries.

Information reaching us indicates that as of April 13, 2020, a total of 44,421 persons have been tested.

The breakdown of the 636 positive cases are as follows: seventeen (17) have been treated, reverted to negative on repeat tests and discharged, 605 cases have been categorized as mild disease and are on treatment, two (2) are categorized as moderate to severe cases, none in critical state currently and eight (8) have died.

Of the 636 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 268 were reported from the routine surveillance, 253 from enhanced surveillance activities and 115 from travellers under mandatory quarantine in both Accra and Tamale.