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Nearly 900 new COVID-19 cases found in Latvia

Thursday, November 26, 2020

Latvia recorded 898 new cases of COVID-19 on November 27 according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). This is the highest number by far confirmed in one day, sharply up on the previous record number of 642 on November 21. The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 15,171. 8,024 tests were carried out in the previous 24-hours of which 11.2% were positive, up sharply on the 6.7% rate the…

455 new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Latvia

Friday, November 13, 2020

Latvia recorded its second-highest number of COVID-19 cases in a single day so far on November 13. According to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC), 455 cases were registered, down from the previous day’s record of 533. The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 9,836. Of 6,734 tests carried out in total, 6.8% were positive, down on 7.8% the previous day. Nine deaths were recorded, with one victim…

Coronavirus: 1,553 new cases in Lithuania

Friday, November 13, 2020

Lithuania’s Health Ministry reported on Thursday 1,553 new cases of Covid-19. Almost a thousand of the new cases were registered in the country’s post populous counties of Vilnius (505), Kaunas (273), and Klaipėda (214). The other new cases were registered in the counties of Panevėžys (133), Šiauliai (116), Telšiai (95), Alytus (77), Tauragė (70), Marijampolė (29), and Utena (21). The biggest reported clusters surround social care homes and hospitals across…

1,553 new cases in Lithuania

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Lithuania’s Health Ministry reported on Thursday 1,553 new cases of Covid-19. Almost a 1,000 of the new cases were registered in the country’s post populous counties of Vilnius (505), Kaunas (273), and Klaipėda (214). The other new cases were registered in the counties of Panevėžys (133), Šiauliai (116), Telšiai (95), Alytus (77), Tauragė (70), Marijampolė (29), and Utena (21). The biggest reported clusters surround social care homes and hospitals across…

COVID-19 case total for Latvia increases by record amount

Wednesday, November 11, 2020

Latvia recorded its largest number of COVID-19 cases so far in a single day on November 11. According to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC), 453 cases were registered, bringing the total number of cases since the start of the pandemic to 8,848. It surpasses the previous highest figure of 404 cases on November 7. Of 7,621 tests carried out in total, 5.9% were positive, sharply up on the 3.1% rate the previous day. Two…

Another record number of new COVID-19 cases in Latvia

Thursday, November 5, 2020

Latvia confirmed 367 new cases of COVID-19 on November 5, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC), bringing the total number of cases since the start of the pandemic to 7,119. It is the largest daily tally of new cases yet recorded, for the second day in a row. However, it was also the day on which the largest number of tests in a single day were conducted, also for the…

Lithuania hits second daily record in a row with 424 cases

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Lithuania reported 424 new coronavirus infections on Thursday morning, breaking the record of daily increases second day in a row. Five people died of Covid-19 in the country on Wednesday, the National Public Health Centre (NVSC) announced. The previous daily record, 311 cases, was reported on Wednesday. Almost half of the new cases, 200, were in Vilnius County, 80 were confirmed in Kaunas County. According to the NVSC, 159 cases…

Lithuania reports record-breaking 255 new cases

Thursday, October 15, 2020

Lithuania reported 255 new coronavirus cases on Thursday morning, the sharpest daily increase since the beginning of the pandemic. Over a hundred infections were diagnosed in Vilnius. One person died of the disease on Wednesday, bringing the country’s total death toll to 110. The person, from Tauragė County in western Lithuania, was in their 90s and was diagnosed with the coronavirus on October 11. The person passed away in Kaunas…

Lithuania reports 118 new cases, infections spread among the young

Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Lithuania’s National Public Health Centre (NVSC) has reported 118 new cases of Covid-19 diagnosed over Monday. Three people died of the disease. Two deaths were reported in Šiauliai County, northern Lithuania, and one in Kaunas County. Two of the victims were in their 80s and had chronic conditions, according to the NVSC. One was diagnosed on October 2, the other one on September 22. The third patient was in their…

Over 30,000 people in quarantine in Lithuania

Thursday, October 8, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 117 new coronavirus cases over Tuesday, the National Public Health Centre (NVSC) has reported. Two more people have died of Covid-19. One of the deaths occurred on Sunday, but was initially classified as unrelated to Covid-19. The person in their 70s passed away in Šiauliai Hospital in the north of the country. They were treated for other conditions and got infected at the hospital. The second coronavirus-related death…