COVID-19: 1,897 new cases, 15 deaths reported in the past 24 hours

2021-10-17 13:30:16


Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Health reported today, October 17 that 1,897 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours. Specifically, 1,121 cases were confirmed in Ulaanbaatar city, with 776 cases in rural regions.


Today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Mongolia has reached 338,405. 5,968 patients have made recoveries in the past 24 hours.


Furthermore, 15 new COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, raising the country’s death toll to 1,469. Currently, 18,833 people are receiving hospital treatment for COVID-19 whilst 55,853 people with mild symptoms of COVID-19 are being isolated at home.