The Libyan National Center for Disease Control registered on Wednesday 782 new Coronavirus cases during the past twenty-four hours, most of them in Tripoli, in addition to the recovery of 588 cases, and 8 deaths due to the disease.

The Center clarified in a statement that it has received 3140 samples and the analysis showed that 2358 samples were negative and 782 were positive for new cases.

It also added that the total number of Coronavirus infections in Libya reached 59,656 with 25,275 active cases, while recovery cases toll increased to 33,550 while the death cases have reached 831.