With 100 patients given the all-clear during the day, the number of recoveries rose to 10,609,573.
Meanwhile, there are 68 patients needing breathing support.
No death from COVID-19 was recorded in the past 24 hours. The total fatalities stood at 43,178.
With 52,625 doses administered on December 9, the total number of doses of COVID-19 vaccines injected rose to 264,886,616.