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Lithuania reports 4,290 new coronavirus cases over weekend

Sunday, November 22, 2020

Lithuania reported 2,307 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, in addition to 1,983 infections confirmed on Saturday. Sunday’s figure is the biggest daily increase since the beginning of the pandemic. Seventeen Covid-19 deaths were reported on Saturday and 12 more on Sunday. Infections spread in a number of the country’s hospitals, according to the National Public Health Centre (NVSC). The biggest cluster of new cases on Sunday was traced to Mažeikiai…

Lithuania confirms 2,903 new coronavirus cases over weekend

Monday, November 16, 2020

Lithuania registered 1.531 new cases of Covid-19 on Saturday and 1,372 on Sunday. Thirteen people have died from the novel coronavirus on Saturday and 11 on Sunday. The biggest coronavirus clusters surround companies Orlen Retail Lietuva, Modest, Achema, Rivona, Hegelmann Transporte, Skytech.lt, Kėdainių Vandenys, and Utenos Vandenys. Other breakouts have been recorded in social care homes, medical institutions, and schools across the country, as well as in the Lithuanian Armed…

Lithuania hits another record with 311 new coronavirus cases

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

A record number of new coronavirus cases, 311, were diagnosed in Lithuania over Tuesday, and two more people have died from the virus, the Health Ministry said on Wednesday morning. “There are very many family clusters, they are very widely spread. People don’t remember or can’t say where they could have caught the infection,” Austina Vžesniauskaitė of the National Public Health Centre (NVSC) told LRT RADIO. Many new cases are…

Lithuania reports whooping 172 new coronavirus cases

Friday, October 2, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 172 new coronavirus cases, the National Public Health Centre (NVSC) reported on Friday morning. It is the biggest daily increase since the start of the pandemic. One person died of Covid-19 on Thursday. In all, Lithuania has confirmed 4,956 cases of Covid-19. Of them, 2,378 are active cases and 2,466 people have recovered. Ninety-three people have died of Covid-19 so far, and another 19 coronavirus-infected patients have died…

Lithuania reports 2 deaths, 73 new coronavirus cases

Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Seventy-three new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, the National Public Health Centre (NVSC) has reported. Two more people died of Covid-19. Twelve of them were diagnosed in Šiauliai Hospital in northern Lithuania. Two more previously confirmed infections are linked to the cluster. Radviliškis Hospital, also in north Lithuania, remains the biggest coronavirus cluster in the country with seven new cases confirmed on Tuesday. In all, the hotspot…

62 new coronavirus cases in Lithuania, biggest increase since spring peak

Friday, September 18, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 62 new coronavirus cases over Wednesday, the biggest daily increase since the the peak in mid-April. In all, Lithuania has 3,504 confirmed Covid-19 cases. At the moment, 1,254 are active cases – the biggest number so far – while 2,149 people have recovered. Eighty-seven people have died of Covid-19 in the country so far. At the moment, 8,081 people are in isolation. The number includes active cases, their…

26 new cases of Covid-19 in Lithuania, new infections at military unit

Friday, September 4, 2020

Twenty-six new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Lithuania over the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 3,004, the Health Ministry said on Friday morning. Eleven cases are connected to known clusters, seven infections have been contracted abroad – in Poland, Russia, Sweden, and Belarus – and four people have become ill after coming in contact with an infected person. Circumstances surrounding four new cases are currently unclear. Five…

Lithuania to lift restrictions on indoor events, allow entry to foreign students

Wednesday, August 12, 2020

Despite the recent rise in coronavirus cases, Lithuania’s government decided on Wednesday to continue lifting restrictions imposed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. From August 16, up to 600 people will be allowed to attend indoor events, and from September 1, restrictions on the number of attendees will be lifted completely. From September 1, foreign students will be allowed to enter the country. The travel bans will no longer apply to…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 19 new cases, biggest spike in month

Thursday, June 11, 2020

Lithuania confirmed 19 new coronavirus cases over Wednesday, the biggest daily increase in a month. This brings the country’s total Covid-19 count to 1,752, the Health Ministry said on Thursday. Only 296 are active cases, while 1,372 have recovered. Seventy-four people have died of Covid-19 in the country so far. Ten more coronavirus-infected patients have died of other causes. On Wednesday, 5,396 people in Lithuania were tested for the coronavirus.…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania reports 6 new cases and 3 deaths

Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Six new coronavirus cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, bringing the total number to 1,733, the country’s Health Ministry said on Wednesday. Two of the new cases were already reported on Tuesday after an employee of a Norfa supermarket and Santara Clinics in Vilnius tested positive for the virus. Only 280 people are considered active cases, while 1,369 have already recovered. Three people died from Covid-19 over Tuesday, bringing…