Israel reports 1,793 new COVID cases; infection rate down to 1.7%

Ynet |
Published: 10.13.21, 10:01
Israel on Wednesday reported 1,793 new daily COVID-19 cases diagnosed the previous day.
The Health Ministry said after 105,658 tests were conducted on Tuesday, the infection rate now stands at 1.7% - down from 2% reported a day earlier.
At least 412 patients are in severe condition, of whom 178 are ventilated. The official death toll now stands at 7,959.