Coronavirus – Zimbabwe: COVID-19 update, 25 May 2020

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Highlights of the situation report

No new cases tested positive for COVID-19. 225 RDT screening tests and 210 PCR diagnostic tests were done. The cumulative number of tests done to date is 37474 (21709 RDT and 15765 PCR). To date the total number of confirmed cases remains at 56; recovered 25, active cases 27 and 4 deaths, since the onset of the outbreak on 20 March 2020.

Number of Tests Done

Number of Confirmed Cases

Number Recovered

Number of Active Cases

Deceased

Province

RDT

PCR

New

Cum

New

Cum

New

Cum

Bulawayo

0

0

12

0

9

2

0

1

Harare

0

98

0

24

0

11

11

0

2

Manicaland

17

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mash Cent.

0

11

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

Mash East

9

0

0

6

0

4

2

0

0

Mash West

15

4

0

5

0

0

4

0

1

Midlands

1

0

0

4

0

0

4

0

0

Masvingo

0

0

0

1

0

0

1

0

0

Mat North

11

26

0

1

0

1

0

0

0

Mat South

172

71

0

3

0

0

3

0

0

Total

225

210

0

56

2

25

27

0

4

COVID-19 can spread from person to person through small droplets from the nose or mouth which are spread when an infected person coughs or sneezes.

Distributed by APO Group on behalf of Ministry of Health and Child Care, Zimbabwe.

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