The Ministry of Health and Social Protection announces that from the tests of the last 24 hours, 134 infected with the SARS-COV 2 virus have been confirmed.
Informing about the epidemiological situation in the last 24 hours, dr. Flutura Beqo from the Ministry of Health and Social Protection stated that "no loss of life has been recorded in the last 24 hours, while the number of hospitalized continues to be stable"
Currently in the Infectious Diseases Hospital and "Shefqet Ndroqi" 186 patients are being treated, 16 in intensive therapy, of which 5 patients are intubated. Testing and tracking of suspected cases across the country continues. In the last 24 hours, 852 tests were performed where 100 citizens were cured, bringing to 7239 the number of people who defeated COVID-19.
The geographical distribution of positive confirmations is: 61 cases in Tirana, 14 cases in Durrës, 10 cases in Elbasan, 9 cases in Shkodra, 7 cases in Fier, 5 cases in Korça and Tropoja, 4 cases in Berat and Mat, 2 cases in Kruja, Vlora, Mirdita, from 1 case in Lezha, Has, Kavaja, Lushnja, Kamza, Pogradec, Malësi e Madhe, Bulqiza, Vora.
The Ministry of Health appeals to the citizens not to neglect the signs of COVID-19 and in any case when they have signs of the disease, to call the unique number of the National Emergency 127. While through the green line 0800 40 40 you can contact your family doctor , get psychological counseling and get accurate information on COVID-19.
COVID-19 - Statistics (24 September 2020)
Total testing 83103
Positive cases 12921
Cured cases 7239
Active cases 5312
Loss of life 370 (district Tirana 177, Durrës 46, Shkodër 40, Elbasan 24, Fier 19, Korçë 18, Lezhë 15, Kukës 10, Dibër 8, Vlorë 7, Gjirokastër 4, Berat 2).
Geographical distribution of active cases by regions: