The Ministry of Public Health on Sunday reported 174 new positive cases of the coronavirus from 633 samples tested over the last 24 hours.
So far, 83,751 samples have been tested in the government’s testing centers and there are 10,641 known active COVID-19 cases in the country, according to data by the Ministry of Public Health.
In the last 24 hours, the ministry also reported 17 new deaths from COVID-19 and 361 recoveries.
The number of total cases is now 35,463, the total reported deaths is 1,181, and total recoveries is 23,641.
The highest count was reported in Kabul with 66, followed by Herat with 27–other cases were reported in Badghis (22), Bamiyan (20), Kandahar (2), Paktia (3), Takhar (6), Nangarhar (4), Baghlan (2), Kunduz (5), Badakhshan (7), Parwan (3), Wardak (1), Helmand (1), Ghor (4) and Uruzgan (1).
Also, the ministry reported eight COVID-19 deaths in Kabul, five in Herat, one in Balkh, one in Takhar, one in Kunduz and one in Kapisa.
The number of deaths from COVID-19 globally is more than 602,157 and the number of global coronavirus cases is 14,290,546, according to Johns Hopkins University.