The number of active patients is 26,153. 771 patients are hospitalized in the hospitals, of which 96 are respirators and 340 are seriously ill. Currently, 531 people have died from the corona virus in Israel.
Yesterday, 1,358 people were diagnosed in Corona. The number of tests was 22,890, of which 6.1% were positive for the virus.
The corona grants approved by the government began entering the bank accounts of Israeli citizens this morning. According to the plan approved by the Knesset, every resident over the age of 18 is entitled to a grant of NIS 750, and an additional grant of NIS 500 for each child – up to the fourth child in the family. Starting with the fifth child, a grant of NIS 300 will be received for each additional person. In addition, recipients of benefits such as disability benefits, income support, nursing, alimony, needy immigrants, and other consumed populations will be entitled to a double grant, so that they will receive NIS 1,500.