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COVID-19 cases rise to 521,931 in Myanmar

30 Nov 2021, 02:05 GMT+10

YANGON, Nov. 29 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 infections has risen to 521,931 with 19,097 deaths in Myanmar on Monday, according to a release from the Ministry of Health.

The country reported 370 new COVID-19 cases with daily test positivity rate of 1.85 percent and nine more deaths in the past 24 hours, the release said.

A total of 496,660 patients have been discharged from hospitals and over 5.56 million samples have been tested for COVID-19 so far.

Myanmar detected its first two COVID-19 positive cases on March 23 last year.

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