The situation of COVID in Albania! 256 new infections and 8 loss of life in the last 24 hours

The situation of COVID in Albania! 256 new infections and 8 loss of life in the

The Ministry of Health has updated the data of the COVID-19 pandemic in our country. According to the MoH, in the last 24 hours 256 citizens have been diagnosed as positive with the coronavirus, while unfortunately 8 others have lost their lives in the battle with COVID. During the same period, 565 citizens were cured.

For the first time since the beginning of the pandemic, the Tirana Region does not lead in terms of the number of infections, but ranks third with 28 cases. Shkodra leads in terms of the number of infections with 31 cases, followed by Korça Region with 29.

Full notification of the Ministry of Health:

The situation of COVID19 in the last 24 hours is as follows: 2538 tests were performed, out of which 256 citizens tested positive.

Confirmed positive cases have been identified in the following municipalities:

31 cases in Shkodra, 29 cases in Korça, 28 cases in Tirana, 19 cases in Fier, Berat, 15 cases in Durrës, 10 cases in Elbasan, Gjirokastra, 9 cases in Vlora, 8 cases in Devoll, 7 cases in Kruja, 6 cases in Lushnje, Pogradec, Ura Vajgurore, 5 cases in Kukës, Patos, 4 cases in Tepelena, Peqin, Skrapar, 3 cases in Tropoja, Delvina, Malësi e Madhe, Prrenjas, 2 cases in Lezha, Mirdita, Mallakastra, Vau i Dejes , Dibër, 1 case in Kurbin, Kavaja, Mat, Saranda, Fushë Arrëz, Selenica, Kolonjë, Finiq, Poliçan.

In the last 24 hours 565 citizens have been cured, bringing the number of cured to 95,600 since the beginning of the epidemic.

Currently, 256 patients are being treated in COVID hospitals in Tirana and three regional hospitals, 18 in intensive therapy, of which 6 patients are intubated.

Despite the efforts of the medical staff, 8 citizens lost the battle with COVID19: 2 citizens from Durrës, 1 citizen from Tirana, 1 citizen from Vlora, 1 citizen from Përmeti, 1 citizen from Kolonja, 1 citizen from Gramsh, 1 citizen from Shkodra , aged 67 - 84 years. The Ministry of Health and Social Protection expresses its condolences to the families of the deceased.

The Ministry of Health and Social Protection addresses the citizens not to neglect any signs of the disease and to contact for any doubt with the family doctor to perform the testing as well as for the follow-up and outpatient treatment in the apartment. Call the National Emergency number 127 for any emergency or hospital referral.

Statistics (07 April 2021)

New daily cases 256

Healed in 24 hours 565

Hospitalized 256

Loss of life in 24 hours 8

Daily testing 2538

Total tests 577,591

Positive cases 127,192

Healed cases 95,600

Active Cases 29,301

Loss of life 2291

Geographical distribution of active cases by regions:

Tirana 20738

Fier 2560

Durrës 1226

Gjirokastra 1224

Shkodër 1030

Vlora 721

Korça 729

Kukës 345

Dibër 338

Elbasan 246

Lezha 103

Weight 41