4,902 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Romania in the past 24 hours, out of 34, 465 conducted tests. The number of victims made by the pandemic in our country is also on the rise: 98 deahs reported in just one day. The number of patients in intensive care is also up: 778.
Overall, 196,004 cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus have been reported in Romania since the debut of the pandemic, with 141,089 patients being declared cured.
Separate from the 4,902 newly confirmed cases, other 939 people have tested positive again, following retesting.
The death toll climbed to 6,163, with 98 new more deaths reported in the past 24 hours: 55 men and 43 women from Alba, Arad, Bacău, Bihor, Botoșani, Brăila, Brașov, Buzău, Călărași, Caraș-Severin, Constanța, Dâmbovița, Dolj, Galați, Harghita, Ialomița, Iași, Maramureș, Mehedinți, Mureș, Neamț, Prahova, Sibiu, Suceava, Timiș, Tulcea, Vaslui, Ilfov and Bucharest.
One death was reported in the 30-39 age group, 5 deaths in the 40-49 ag group, 6 deaths in the 50-59 age group, 32 deaths in the 60-69 age group, 29 deaths in the 70-79 age group and 25 deaths in patients over 80.
95 of the latest victims had underlying medical conditions, one dead patient had no comorbidity, and no comorbidity had been reported in the case of other two victims.
10,354 people infected with COVID-19 are currently hospitalized in Romania, with 778 of them being admitted in the intensive care units.
A new county has exceeded the incidence rate of 3 per 1,000 inhabitants, so Cluj is “joining” Bucharest and Alba county in the ranking. Cluj has reported today an infection rate of 3.05.
Alba has the highest infection rate- 3.37, followed by Bucharest-3.31
The situation is concerning in Harghita, where the rate of infection stands has reached 2.97.