Israel’s Coronavirus Death Toll Rises to 199

YERUSHALAYIM -
Magen David Adom workers wearing protective clothing, as a preventive measure against the coronavirus seen after evacuating a man with suspicion for Coronavirus at Hadassah Ein Karem hospital, in Yerushalayim. (Olivier Fitoussi/Flash90)

The Health Ministry on Motzoei Shabbos said that 199 people have passed away from coronavirus.

One of those who passed away over Shabbos was an 86-year-old woman, who was a resident of the Ganei Orah retirement home in Yerushalayim.

There are 15,298 confirmed coronavirus cases in the country, as per the Health Ministry. 6,435 patients have recovered, a number which is included in the tally of total cases.