Flash alert – Covid-19 Pandemic: 445 More Confirmed Cases on 21 January  

Thursday 21 January, 2021     


At 20:00, the Ministry of Health and Sports (MoHS) reported 445 new cases in the last 24 hours. They were detected out of 19,147 tests, i.e. a positivity rate of 2.3%. 16 more patients died from the disease in the last 24 hours. 

Since the beginning of the pandemic in Myanmar, in March 2020, 136,116 people have been contaminated by Covid-19. With the 16 additional fatalities reported tonight, the number of fatalities has crossed a symbolic threshold: 3,013 people have died from Covid-19 since March. 


Nation-wide Summary     

New cases on 21 January 


Hospitalized cases as of 21 January 


Total cases since March 


Total fatalities since March 




Questions or further request for information can be directed towards           

Martin Michalon, Head of Risk Management, at m.michalon@exera.asia.