Ministry of Public Health reported Saturday, that out of 1,341 samples, 46 cases have turned positive in the last 24 hours.

At least 224,672 people have so far been tested in the governmental labs, and there still are 7,622 known active cases in the country.

According to the ministry, within 24 hours, 31 individuals have Recovered from COVID-19, and three individuals are reported dead.

The new cases recorded in Kabul are Six, Herat 11, Kandahar Six, Paktia One, Nimroz Six, Panjshir One, Khost Four, Paktika Two and Sar-e-Pul Nine.  

The total number of cases in Afghanistan is 53,981, Total deaths are 2,339 and the total recoveries are recorded 45,465.

COVID-19 global toll has increased to 93,900,264 and the dead are reported to more than 2,010,700 according to Johns Hopkins’ global dashboard.


  • Mohammad Haroon Alim holds a BBA degree from Kardan University. He works as a sub-editor for Khaama Press.