Romania has reported 3,130 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, out of 9,550 tests, which means a a rate of positive case of 32%.
78 Romanians infected with SARS-CoV-2 have died in the past hours, while 1,100 patients are in a more serious condition in intensive care.
Overall there have been 643,559 people infected with the novel coronavirus in Romania since the beginning of the pandemic, with 577,198 patients declared cured.
Separate from the newly 3,130 detected infections, other 290 people who have already had the virus tested positive again after being retested.
The death toll climbed to 16,057, with 78 new more deaths reported in the last day: 46 men and 32 women from Arad, Argeș, Bacău, Bistrița-Năsăud, Botoșani, Brăila, Brașov, Cluj, Constanța, Dâmbovița, Dolj, Gorj, Iași, Maramureș, Mehedinți, Prahova, Sibiu, Teleorman, Timiș, Vâlcea and Bucharest.
One death was reported in the 30-39 age group, two deaths in the 40-49 age group, three deaths in the 50-59 age group, 13 deaths in the 60-69 age group, 30 deaths in the 70-79 age group and 29 deaths in people over 80.
75 of the recent victims had underlying conditions, no comorbidity was reported in the case of one victim, while no diseases have been detected so far for two other victims.
9,148 Romanians infected with coronavirus are currently hospitalized across the country, with 1,100 in intensive care.
Only Bucharest, Ilfov and Timis still in the “red zone”
The highest number of new Covid cases are reported in Bucharest-522 in the past 24 hours. Ilfov remains the county with the highest number of infections – 253, followed by Timiș – 184, Cluj – 183 and Constanța – 143.