COVID-19: 3 victims, 69 infected in 24 hours

Tirana Times
By Tirana Times June 30, 2020 12:44

COVID-19: 3 victims, 69 infected in 24 hours

TIRANA, June 30 - Three more patients passed away due to the coronavirus during the last 24 hours, one aged 44 years old, one aged 71 years old and the other victim aged 85 years old. According to the Ministry of Health, the three victims were suffering from several underlying health conditions. This brings the total death toll to 62 victimsin the country.

Furthermore, 69 new coronavirus cases were confirmed in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of infected patients to 2535 in Albania.

So far, tests have been conducted on more than 27,000 people. A total of 79 patients are being treated at the Infectious Diseases Hospital, 7 of whom are in intensive care and two are intubated.

However, a total of 1459 patients who tested positive for the coronavirus in Albania have recovered.

Currently there are 1014 active cases in Albania, 370 of which are in Tirana.

Earlier, 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 30, 2020 12:44