The Secretary-General of the Ministry of Health for Epidemiology and Communicable Diseases, and the head of the coronavirus portfolio, Adel Al-Belbisi, said that Jordan recorded a clear decrease in the numbers of deaths and infections from the coronavirus in the 17th epidemiological week.
Belbisi told Roya Friday that Jordan recorded 12,209 injuries and 322 deaths during the 17th epidemiological week, in addition to a decrease in the percentage of positive PCR tests to 9.9 percent.
He stressed that all indications showed that the COVID-19 situation in Jordan is “good,” but at the same time he warned against complacency and the lack of commitment to preventive measures as sectors reopen.
Belbisi pointed out that Jordanians and residents have shown keenness to register for the coronavirus vaccine, as there are 40,000-60,000 new registrations daily.
However, on Friday, only 13,000 registered, he said.
He indicated that the number of registered people on the platform has reached 1,573,000 people, hoping that the total number of registrations would...read more...