The Ministry of Health and Social Protection informs about the situation of COVID19 in Albania in the last 24 hours.
Unfortunately, they could not win the battle with the disease in the two Covid hospitals, a 58-year-old from Kurbin and a 71-year-old from Lushnja with some concomitant diseases, a 61-year-old from Durrës and a 67-year-old from Fier.
Currently, 119 patients are being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital and the “Shefqet Ndroqi” Hospital, 18 are in intensive care, 6 of which are intubated patients.
In the last 24 hours, 510 tests have been performed on suspects affected by COVID19, of which 120 positive cases have been confirmed.
The geographical distribution of cases is as follows: 57 cases in Tirana, 15 in Durrës, 8 in Kavaja, 7 in Kruja, 6 in Elbasan, 5 in Korça, 4 cases in Kurbin, Pogradec, 3 cases in Lushnje, Tropoja, from 2 cases in Shkodra, Tepelena, 1 case each in Vlora, Divjaka, Belsh, Prrenjas.
In the last 24 hours, 9 citizens have been cured, bringing the number of cured to 2961, since the beginning of the epidemic.
The Ministry of Health and Social Protection once again has a plea for citizens and businesses to show caution and rigorously implement the established measures, because the virus is still among us.
If you have signs of illness call the National Emergency number 127 and the green line 0800 40 40 for psychological counseling or any information about Covid19.
COVID-19 - Statistics (1 August 2020)
Total tests 41709
Positive cases 5396
Cured cases 2961
Active Cases 2274
Loss of life 161 (Tirana District 83, Shkodra 24, Durres 21, Fier 9, Elbasan 6, Kukes 4, Vlora 4, Korca 4, Lezha 3, Dibra 2, Berat 1)
Geographical distribution of active cases by regions: