Confirmed cases of Coronavirus in Ghana have increased to 408.
This was confirmed by the Ghana Health Service (GHS).
“As of 10 April 2020, 23:00 HRS, a total of 27,346 persons have been tested with 408 being positive for COVID-19,” said the GHS.
Out of the 408 confirmed COVID-19 cases, 205 were reported from the routine surveillance, 88 from enhanced surveillance activities and 115 from travellers under mandatory quarantine in both Accra and Tamale.
The breakdown of the 408 positive cases are as follows: four (4) have been treated, discharged and have tested negative, 394 cases have been categorised as mild disease on treatment, two (2) moderate to severe cases, none currently on ventilators and eight (8) have died.
Eight out of the 16 regions in Ghana have so far confirmed cases of COVID-19.
These are the Greater Accra, Ashanti, Eastern, Northern, North East, Central, Upper East and Upper West regions.
North East Region was the latest to confirm its first case on Friday, April 10, 2020.
The case was detected in Walewale as a result of the ongoing enhanced surveillance and contact-tracing exercise.
The infected person however passed on.