Khartoum,Feb.2(SUNA)-The Acting Health Minister, Dr Haitham Mohamed Ibrahim said the fourth wave of coronavirus pandemic is still violent as statistics and occupation  of beds at  isolation centers showed  

The Minister  indicated that, through the umbrella of the National Committee for Health Emergencies and Epidemic Control, many interventions have been launched to increase vaccinations and deliver vaccines to all parts of the country, a matter which requires high capabilities to reach the target people , as 4.2% of them have been vaccinated so far.

 .Dr. Haitham described the third campaign of vaccination with the (Covid-19) vaccine as successful, as the number of beneficiaries reached 800,000 within six days, which is a positive indicator of the effectiveness of the participatory roles that took place.

He pointed to the organization of similar  campaigns as well as the trend for smart mandatory vaccination

  . The representative of the High Administration of the Isolation Centers in Khartoum Dr. Al-Taher Abdul Rahman, pointed out that the cases of COVID-19 infections in the fourth wave in 2022 are on the rise and  that the percentage of occupied beds  is 85% and that the rates of confirmed cases have increased by 17%, and the death rate has increased to 28% with a decrease in the recovery rate to 5%, indicating to  a decrease in  vacant beds

. Dr. Al-Taher pointed to a number of challenges represented in financing the isolation centers, expanding coverage by establishing and maintaining centers and their equipment, and providing medicines and medical consumables.

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