Morocco’s COVID-19 tally rose to 494,659 on Sunday as 301 new cases were registered during the past 24 hours.
The death toll remained 8,798 as no death was recorded, according to a statement by the Ministry of Health.
The total number of recoveries from COVID-19 in Morocco increased to 482,352 after 268 new ones were added, while 427 people are in intensive care units, the statement said.
The COVID-19 fatality rate in Morocco stands at 1.8 percent while the recovery rate is 97.5 percent.
Meanwhile, 4,302,183 people have received so far the first vaccine shot against COVID-19 in the country, and 3,332,292 people have received the second dose.
The North African country launched a nationwide vaccination campaign on Jan. 28 after the arrival of the first shipment of China’s Sinopharm vaccines.