The Ministry of Health informed a few minutes ago that three other citizens have lost the battle with COVID-19, during the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of victims to 208. The victims were registered in Elbasan and Tirana. “Unfortunately, they could not win the battle with the disease in the two Covid hospitals, despite the efforts of doctors, a 65-year-old from Elbasan and two citizens from Tirana, a 66-year-old and a 76-year-old. We express our condolences to the family “, it is said in the official announcement.
The Ministry of Health in the daily update has announced that 141 people have been confirmed positive with coronavirus, out of 625 tests performed. Tirana holds the first place for the high number of daily cases, followed by Shkodra, Kruja and Lezha.
“The geographical distribution of positive daily cases is as follows: 51 cases in Tirana, 14 cases in Shkodra, Kruja, 12 in Lezha, 9 in Vlora, 7 in Durres, 5 in Lushnje, 4 cases in Kurbin, Elbasan, Klos, from 3 cases from Korça, Divjakë, from 2 cases, Kavaja, Berat, Kamëz, Gramsh, from 1 case in Kukës, Vau i Dejës, Selenicë ”, Dr. Rovena Daja, representative of the Institute of Public Health.
In the last 24 hours, 72 citizens have been cured, bringing the number of cured to 3552, since the beginning of the epidemic. Currently in the Infectious Diseases Hospital and “Shefqet Ndroqi” 116 patients are being confirmed positive with Covid19, 20 patients are in intensive therapy, 4 of which are intubated. Given the increase in positive daily cases in recent days, the Ministry of Health and Social Protection appeals to citizens to respect the measures.