Nine more persons have died from Coronavirus in Ghana, pushing the death toll to 248, according to the Ghana Health Service (GHS).

Tuesday, August 18, 2020 update indicate that the recording of 340 new cases sending the country’s case count to 42, 993.

The active cases now stand at 1,949, with the recovery case count standing at 40, 796. Three patients are currently on ventilators while six remain critical with 16 others in a severe situation.

Regional cumulative cases:

Greater Accra Region – 21,369

Ashanti Region – 10,650

Western Region – 2,924

Eastern Region – 2,109

Central Region – 1,829

Bono East Region – 730

Volta Region – 646

Western North Region – 598

Ahafo Region – 490

Northern Region – 489

Bono Region – 480

Upper East Region – 282

Oti Region – 229

Upper West Region – 88

Savannah Region – 62

North East Region – 18

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