Kenya on Thursday recorded 138 new cases of Covid-19 from a sample size of 4,526.
This brings the country’s case load to 98,693, Health CS Mutahi Kagwe has said.
The CS in a statement confirmed the cumulative tests done so far stand at 1,107, 121.
The country’s fatalities have risen to 1,723 after another three patients succumbed to the disease.
Kagwe said that there are 680 patients currently admitted in various hospitals across the country. Another, 1,730 patients are on the home-based care programme.
A total of 26 patients are in ICU, out of which 17 are on ventilatory support.
Also, 16 patients are separately on supplementary oxygen, out of which 13 are in general wards and three in the HDU.
Meanwhile, 266 patients have recovered from the disease out of which 251 were from the Homebased care program while 15 were discharged from various health facilities.
Kenya’s recoveries now stand at 81,933.