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24 January 2023 [18:54] - Today.Az
Azerbaijan registered 59 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, Azernews reports per Operational Headquarters under the Cabinet of Ministers.
Some 72 patients have recovered and 7 patients have died in the reported period.
So far, 827,738 COVID-19 cases have been registered in the country. Some 817,388 patients have recovered, and 10,075 people have died. Currently, 275 people are under treatment in special hospitals.
Meanwhile, Azerbaijan registered a total of 563 people vaccinated against COVID-19 in Azerbaijan.
The first dose of the vaccine was injected into 318 citizens, the second dose – 71 citizens, while the third dose and the next doses were received by 137 citizens. As many as 37 citizens were vaccinated with a booster dose after a positive test result for COVID-19.
Over the past day, 2,908 tests were conducted in Azerbaijan to reveal coronavirus cases.
In general, 7,475,435 tests have been conducted in Azerbaijan so far.
Azerbaijan confirmed its first COVID-19 case on February 28, 2020. The country introduced a special quarantine regime on March 25 and took a number of measures to fight COVID-19 in the country.
The nationwide vaccination is free and on a voluntary basis and is in line with the “Strategy of vaccination against COVID-19 in Azerbaijan for 2021-2022”.