The Ministry of Public Health on Thursday reported 68 new positive cases of COVID-19 out of 372 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
The ministry also reported one death and 13 recoveries from COVID-19 in the last 24 hours.
So far, 113,392 samples have been tested in government centers and there are 5,088 known active COVID-19 cases in the country, according to data from the Ministry of Public Health.
The cumulative number of total cases is now 39,616, the number of total reported deaths is 1,470, and the total number of recoveries is 33,058.
The new cases were reported in Herat (50), Kabul (16), Kandahar (1) and Logar (1) provinces.
The number of deaths from COVID-19 globally is more than 1,056,000 and the number of known global coronavirus cases is 36,170,478, according to Johns Hopkins University.