One new case of coronavirus detected in Latvia


Latvia recorded one new case of COVID-19 on June 29, the total rising to 1,117 on Monday.

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

The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 861 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period.

In total 148 777 tests have been carried out since February 29.

So far 932 patients have recovered from infection.

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 1042 COVID-19 testi. Tests pozitīvs 1 personai. Latvijā kopā veikti 147 916 izmeklējumi, saslimušas 1116 personas un 932 izveseļojušās, 30 mirušas. — (@SPKCentrs)  June 28, 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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