Tunisia reports 651 new COVID-19 cases, 232,615 in total

Tunisian Health Ministry on Saturday reported 651 new COVID-19 cases, raising the total number of infections in the country to 232,615.

The death toll from the virus rose by 32 to 7,974, the ministry said in a statement.

The number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients reached 1,112, including 264 in intensive care units, while the total number of recoveries reached 197,619, it added.

A total of 976,457 lab tests have been carried out in Tunisia so far, said the ministry.