During the last 24 hours in our country 212 subjects suspected of COVID-19 have been tested, of which 10 tested positive. 9 cases have occurred in Tirana, where it is mostly family contacts and a new case is in Shkoder.
Fortunately, we have no new cases in the Kruja outbreak and in the Tirana prison institution, where there have been several cases in recent days.
So far, a total of 7491 swabs have been performed confirming 19 cases of infection as COVID-736 positive. Good news also arrives regarding the healed. In the last 24 hours, 12 other patients have been added to the list of those healed, bringing the total number of patients recovered from COVID-19 to 422 or 57,3% of the total infected.
Currently in our country, there are 286 active infections or 42,7% of the total number of infected with COVID19, which means that the percentage of those recovered is higher than that of active infection. This trend is stable and has been going on for several days.
To date, 28 citizens have lost the battle against the disease despite the efforts of medical personnel.
Currently, 34 patients receive treatment at the two COVID hospitals. Of these 29 patients are hospitalized with infectious diseases, of which 7 are in intensive care and one is intubated.
At COVID 2 "Shefqet Ndroqi" hospital, there are 5 hospitalized patients 2 of whom are in intensive care and one is intubated.
The Ministry of Health and Social Protection invites all citizens to continue to comply with the measures imposed as it is the only weapon we have in hand to curb the spread of the infection. In view of the relaxation of some measures, it is very important to strictly follow all the instructions of the health authorities, respect the physical distance and take care of personal hygiene.
These measures should also be respected to the maximum within families, avoiding visits to relatives for any reason. If you have signs of disease COVID19 call the emergency number 127. For any questions or information on COVID19 call the toll free number 0800 40 40.
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