One more case of COVID-19 recorded in Latvia


For the second day in a row, Latvia detected a single new case of COVID-19 on June 30, the total rising to 1,118 on Tuesday.

No further fatalities were confirmed, with the death toll remaining on 30.

The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 2060 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. 

In total 150 837 tests have been carried out since February 29.

So far 974 patients have recovered from infection, which is a rapid rise from the confirmed 932 on Monday.

7 patients are in hospital, most of whom have moderate symptoms of the disease but one of whom is designated as being in a serious condition.

Pēdējās 24h veikti 2060 COVID-19 testi. Tests pozitīvs 1 personai. Latvijā kopā veikti 150 837 izmeklējumi, saslimušas 1118 personas un 974 izveseļojušās, 30 mirušas. — (@SPKCentrs)  June 30, 2020  

A very useful summary in English of the latest COVID-19 situation including restrictions in place and rules on public assembly is available at  this special government website  .

Cīņa ar  #COVID19   izplatību nav noslēgusies – iepazīsties ar noteikumiem, kurus nepieciešams ievērot savas un sabiedrības veselības saglabāšanas nolūkā arī pēc ārkārtējās situācijas noslēguma! ☝🏼 🇱🇻:   🇬🇧:   🇷🇺:   — Valdības māja (@Brivibas36)  June 10, 2020  

The number for medical emergencies is  113 , the number for enquiring about a COVID-19 test if you have developed some potential symptoms after returning from overseas or being in contact with someone confirmed as having coronavirus is  8303  and the SPKC COVID-19 advice helpline is  67387661 .

The SPKC has    information in English   about the approved methods of protecting yourself from the virus, symptoms and medical procedures    and an interactive map   plotting the incidence and distribution of the disease in Latvia.


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