50 new COVID-19 cases in Albania

Tirana Times
By Tirana Times June 19, 2020 12:19

50 new COVID-19 cases in Albania

TIRANA, June 19 - Fifty new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infected patients to 1838 in Albania. Furthermore, four more patients passed away due to the coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 42 victims.

So far, tests have been conducted on more than 22,500 people. A total of 64 patients are being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital, seven of whom are in intensive care and one is intubated.

However, a total of 1114 patients who tested positive for the coronavirus in Albania have recovered.

On Tuesday, Prime Minister Edi Rama warned that violators of restrictive measures and social distancing, especially as regards businesses, may face fines or prison time, depending on the degree of violation. He emphasized that gatherings and protests are strictly forbidden as long as the coronavirus is still at large.

Tirana Times
By Tirana Times June 19, 2020 12:19