At the regular press briefing of the Ministry of Health today on June 2, it was reported that 1,143 new cases were detected in Mongolia after testing 7,102 people nationwide within the past 24 hours. More specifically, 1,052 new cases were detected in the capital city, with 91 cases in rural regions.
As of today, the total number of COVID-19 confirmed cases in Mongolia now stands at 60,372. In the past 24 hours, 685 patients made recovery, bringing the total recoveries to 51,448.
Furthermore, three new COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, raising the country’s death toll to 286. Of the 4,727 patients currently undergoing treatment, there are 2,478 patients in mild, 1,665 in serious, 462 in critical, and 122 in very critical condition.
As of June 2, a total of 1,859,509 people have received the first dose of vaccines against COVID-19, equal to 89.9 percent of the nationwide vaccination target – 2,067,292 adult populations or 60 percent of the total population of Mongolia. Among them, 1,323,266 people or 64.0 percent of the vaccination target have gotten their second shots.
Since the vaccine rollout was launched in February 2021, 951,193 people of Ulaanbaatar city have gotten the first shot of COVID-19 vaccines, and 746,083 people in the capital city have been fully immunized. In rural regions, the number of the fully vaccinated people is at 577,183 and the partially vaccinated – 908,316.
Ulaanbaatar /02 June 2021/