Ghana has recorded 217 new cases of the novel coronavirus(COVID-19) bringing the number of confirmed cases to 6,486.

According to the website of the Ghana Health Service, recoveries have also shot up to 1,951 indicating a rise of 53 from the last update.

The number of deaths, however, remains at 31.

Below is the case count per region.

Greater Accra Region – 4,699

Ashanti Region – 988

Central Region – 287

Western Region – 195

Eastern Region – 106

Western North Region – 57

Volta Region – 44

Northern Region – 34

Oti Region – 26

Upper East Region – 26