46 new officially confirmed cases of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) were reported in Tajikistan yesterday, bringing a total number of the officially confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the country to 6,552 as of the evening of July 12, according to the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Population (MoHSPP).  

5,228 (79.8 percent) COVID-19 patients have reportedly recovered as of the evening of July 12, 2020.  52 coronavirus survivors were reported discharged from hospitals yesterday.

According to a MoHSPP, an official number of the coronavirus-linked deaths in the country is 55.  

Meanwhile, 190 people hospitalized on suspicion of contracting COVID-19 are under supervision of doctors.   Johns Hopkins University

Recall, the MoHSPP says more than 1,000 people in Tajikistan have been treating COVID-19 at home.  The condition of these patients is reportedly satisfactory and they are under supervision of family doctors.  

The COVID-19 pandemic in Tajikistan is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).  The virus was confirmed to have spread to Tajikistan when its index cases, in Dushanbe and Khujand, were confirmed on April 30, 2020.