August 17, 2020 - 11:10 AMT
Armenia: 71 coronavirus patients recover in the past 24 hours

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Armenia grew by 38 to reach 41,701 on Monday, August 17 morning, according to information provided by the Health Ministry. The small number of new infections is due to the fact that most laboratories did not work on Sunday.

Fresh figures also revealed that 71 more people have recovered, six patients have died from Covid-19, while one person carrying virus has died from other causes in the past 24 hours.

185,594 tests have been performed since the beginning of the outbreak in the country, the National Center For Disease Control and Prevention said.

So far, 34,655 people have recovered, 824 have died from the coronavirus in the country, while 244 others carrying the virus have died from other causes.