YANGON, March 30 (Xinhua) — Myanmar reported 19 new COVID-19 infections in the past 24 hours, according to a statement from the Health and Sports Ministry on Tuesday.
The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 142,412 and its death toll stood at 3,206, the statement said.
Some 131,793 recovered patients have been discharged from hospitals so far.
A total of 1,497 samples were tested for COVID-19 on Tuesday, down from around 10,000 samples tested daily in early February.
The first COVID-19 case was detected in Myanmar on March 23 last year. Enditem