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Myanmar reports 11 new COVID-19 cases

19 Jun 2022, 02:05 GMT+10

YANGON, June 18 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar confirmed 11 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the tally to 613,485, according to the Ministry of Health on Saturday.

The ministry said it has tested 5,894 people for COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, and the daily positivity rate was 0.19 percent.

The death toll from COVID-19 still stood at 19,434 on Saturday as no new deaths from COVID-19 were reported in the past 24 hours, it said.

In addition, seven patients have recovered from COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, raising the total number to 592,487.

Myanmar detected its first COVID-19 cases in March 2020.

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