Only 50 new Covid-19 infections have been reported in Romania in the past 24 hours, the lowest number of daily coronavirus cases after March 20, 2020, when there were 31 new infections reported.
Overall, there have been 1,079,776 Covid-19 infections reported in Romania since the beginning of the pandemic till today, with 1,044,404 being declared cured.
10 deaths caused by SARS-CoV-2 virus have been reported in the country in the past 24 hours.
The death toll climbed to 31,861, with 27 deaths reported today: 12 men and 15 women from Alba, Argeș, Bihor, Constanța, Dolj, Iași, Maramureș, Olt, Timiș and Vaslui, out of which 10 deaths occurred int he past 24 hours and 17 in the previous months: four in January 2021, eight in February, five in March (in Dolj, Iasi and Olt counties).
Among those recently 27 reported deaths, one was registered in the 40-49 age group, one in the 50-59 age group, eight deaths in the 60-69 age category, eight among people aged 70 to 79 and nine deaths in patients over 80.
26 of the recently reported victims had underlying conditions, while no comorbidity was reported in the case of another one victim.
1,157 patients with Covid-19 are currently hospitalized across Romania, with 217 in intensive care.
Romania remains in the green scenario, with the national infection rate dropping to 0.12 per 1,000 inhabitants. The highest incidence of Covid-19 infections is reported in Prahova – 0.23 per 1,000 (yet slightly down as against Sunday) and in Alba (0.21, also down). The lowest infection rate is reported in Gorj – 0.02 per 1,000.
The Covid infection rate is 0.14 in Bucharest.