Zambia has in the last 24 hours recorded 65 new cases of covid19 out of the 362 tests done.

Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya says there was 1 covid19 suspected death of a 65-year-old female who was said to be hypertensive.

Speaking during the daily covid19 update in Lusaka today, Dr. Chilufya disclosed that 30 patients are still on oxygen support while 3 are in intensive care unit.

Dr. Chilufya said that 202 discharged patients were further discharged in the last 24 hours.

He underscored the importance of Zambian genuinely practice that covid19 health guidelines to prevent the further spread of the virus.