Health Ministry posts 7,099 new cases of coronavirus

Yaron Druckman |
Published: 01.22.21 , 09:27
The Health Ministry reported Friday morning 7,099 new cases of coronavirus out of 81,828 tests conducted in the past 24 hours, meaning 8.9% of all tests came back positive.
There were 1,128 Israelis hospitalized in serious condition with COVID-19, 310 of them were on ventilators.
The national death COVID-19 toll climbed to 4,245 with 27 Israelis dying of the disease on Thursday alone.