Kazakhstan reports 77 new COVID-19 cases
Doctors in Kazakhstan recorded 77 new coronavirus cases in the past day, and the total case tally reached 105,872, the government’s anti-coronavirus commission said.
"Some 77 new cases of the coronavirus infection were registered, including 18 asymptomatic carriers. A total of 105,872 cases were confirmed in the country," Sputnik Kazakhstan cited the statement as saying.
The state of emergency was introduced in Kazakhstan on March 16 and ended on May 11 but restrictions remained in place in Kazakhstan’s regions. Due to a rise in infections, the country’s authorities introduced additional quarantine restrictions on July 5. The authorities started gradually easing these restrictions on August 17.