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62 Kazakhstanis die of COVID-19 in one day

21 July 2021 11:07

NUR-SULTAN. KAZINFORM – The Ministry of Healthcare of the Republic of Kazakhstan has released the updated figures of COVID-related deaths in the country, Kazinform reports.

According to a statement released by the Ministry via its official Telegram channel, 62 people in Kazakhstan died of the coronavirus infection on July 19.

The biggest number of COVID-related deaths - 14 - was registered in the Kazakh capital, Nur-Sultan. Ranked second is Shymkent city with 11 COVID-19 deaths. 8 COVID-19 patients passed away in Mangistau region and 7 people died of COVID-19 in Almaty city.

Earlier it was reported that Kazakhstan added 5,179 new cases of the coronavirus infection, pushing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Kazakhstan to 504,290 since the start of the pandemic. Nationwide, 436,523 people recovered from the novel coronavirus since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.