Uasin Gishu Corona Virus caseload rose to 223 after confirmation of 15 new cases today.
According to Health Ministry , 13 of the new cases are from Ainabkoi Sub-County while Moiben and Turbo Sub-Counties reported one case each.
Meanwhile Kenya recorded 960 COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, making it the highest number of daily infections since the first case was reported in March.
The total number of cases in the country now stands at 17,603.
Accordingly, 169 patients were discharged after being declared Corona Virus free bringing the total number of recoveries to 7,743. Out of the 169, 83 of them were discharged from hospitals while 86 were under home-based care.
Two people, however, succumbed to the disease, raising the number of fatalities to 280.