The Ministry of Health and Social Protection informs about the epidemiological situation in the country in the last 24 hours.
In addition to new cases identified by epidemiologists in the field, there continue to be new hospitalizations at both Covid hospitals and loss of life.
Unfortunately, 5 citizens could not win the battle with the disease in Shefqet Ndroqi Hospital and Infectious Diseases Hospital:
A 45-year-old man from Tirana without other diseases, a 64-year-old man from Tirana and a 68-year-old woman from Pogradec could not win the battle at COVID1 hospital. A 45-year-old woman from Kruja without other diseases and a 77-year-old woman from Tirana with concomitant diseases could not survive in the COVID2 hospital.
Despite the cases cured in the last 24 hours, currently 124 patients are being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital and the “Shefqet Ndroqi” Hospital, 21 are in intensive care and 11 patients are intubated.
During the last 24 hours, 564 tests were performed on suspects affected by COVID19, of which 104 positive cases were confirmed.
The geographical distribution of cases is as follows: 60 cases in Tirana, 9 in Fier, 8 in Kruja, 7 in Elbasan, 4 cases in Berat, Kukes, 2 cases in Korca, Lezha, Pogradec, Përmet, 1 case in Shkodra , Ura Vajgurore, Malësi e Madhe, Klos.
The Ministry of Health addresses the citizens to respect the rules and not to neglect any sign of the disease. If you or a relative have clinical signs of Covid19, call the National Emergency number, 127.
Call the green line 0800 40 40 for psychological counseling or any information about Covid19.
COVID-19 - Statistics (24 July 2020)
Total tests 37875
Positive cases 4570
Cured cases 2608
Active Cases 1834
Loss of life 128 (Tirana County 67, Shkodra 20, Durres 18, Fier 6, Elbasan 5, Vlora 4, Kukes 3, Lezha 1, Berat 1, Dibra 1, Korca 2)
Geographical distribution of active cases by regions: