The Ministry of Public Health on Tuesday reported 754 new cases of COVID-19 out of 3,135 samples tested in the last 24 hours.
The ministry also reported 72 deaths and 1,263 recoveries from COVID-19 in the same period.
The number of total recorded cases is 136,643 and the total number of deaths is 5,921, according to figures by the Public Health Ministry.
The Ministry of Public Health said that the implementation of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine has started and that so far over one million of people have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine.
This is the first of two vaccine consignments to arrive this month, bringing the total donation to around 3.3 million doses.
Johns Hopkins University reports that the number of deaths from COVID-19 globally is more than 4,039,889 and the number of known global coronavirus cases is 187,285,202.