Posts tagged as COVID-19 cases

136 new COVID-19 cases found in Latvia; three deaths recorded

Tuesday, October 27, 2020

On October 27 Latvia confirmed 136 new cases of COVID-19, returning to three-digit figures after Monday’s 79, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases since the start of the pandemic now stands at 4,893. Three more deaths were recorded, all in the age range 60 to 70. Of 5,093 tests carried out 2.7% were positive, down on the 3.5% rate the previous day. A rate of more than 3% is regarded as…

As Covid-19 cases rise, Lithuanians let their guard down too soon – president

Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Having coped with the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic fairly well, Lithuanians have let go too soon, resulting in the rising infections, President Gitanas Nausėda has said. There might be a need for a lockdown to get the pandemic under control, he noted. Lithuania has been reporting over 200 new coronavirus cases daily since the middle of last week. There are now 91.7 coronavirus cases per population of 100,000…

Coronavirus update: Lithuania confirms 2 new cases

Wednesday, June 3, 2020

Lithuania confirmed two new Covid-19 cases over Tuesday, the Health Ministry said. In all, the country has diagnosed 1,684 people with the coronavirus. Most of them, 1,260, have already recovered, while 344 remain active cases. So far, 71 people have died from the virus and another nine, who had the virus, have died from other causes. Lithuania tested 5,387 people for the coronavirus on Tuesday. LRT.LT

Number of COVID-19 cases in Latvia reaches 577

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

A further 29 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Latvian territory April 8, raising the total number of cases from 548 on Tuesday to 577 on Wednesday. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 1,461 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 24,036 tests have been carried out since February 29. 39 patients are in hospital, most of whom have moderate symptoms of the disease but…

Coronavirus in Lithuania: 32 new infections, over 20 outbreak points

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Thirty-two new Covid-19 cases were confirmed in Lithuania over Tuesday, a smaller number than in previous days. The total number of  coronavirus   infections in the country stands at 912. The Health Ministry said that 2,208 people were tested for the disease on Tuesday. Fifteen people have died after contracting the virus and eight have been confirmed to have recovered. Epidemiologist Rolanda Lingienė of the National Public Health Centre says…