The total number of COVID 19 cases in Uganda has so far risen to 1,750 since the first victim was discovered in March this year. However of today, the highest 94 new cases and 3 deaths have been registered in a day according to Amongin of Daily Monitor . The death toll now stands at 19.
The deceased persons are two males aged 45 and 31 while the female victim is 57. All passed on in private hospitals where they had been admitted with signs and symptoms of the disease.
Kampala had the highest cases at 51 with other 2 from Buvuma and Wakiso. 33 are contacts from previous confirmed cases of which 21 are from Kampala,6 Nakaseke, 3 Wakiso, 3 from Adjuman and Koboko. Others are 7 truck drivers and a returnee from Kenya.