Posts tagged as death

Latvia records three deaths from COVID-19

Tuesday, October 20, 2020

115 new cases of COVID-19 and three deaths were recorded in Latvia October 19, taking the total number of cases since the start of the pandemic to 3,609. All three of the latest victims were in the 65 to 85 age bracket. The Disease Prevention and Contol Center (SPKC) said 4,171 tests were conducted during the previous 24-hour period. 2.8% of tests conducted were positive (up from 2.0% the previous day). This last figure is…

One more death from COVID-19 in Latvia

Friday, September 4, 2020

Latvia confirmed six new cases of COVID-19 on September 4, the total since the start of the pandemic now standing at 1,416 on Friday. Sadly, one death was also recorded, with the fatality toll rising to 35 as a result. The deceased was aged 55 to 60 with several chronic health conditions. The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 1,903 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 260,698 tests have been carried out…

One more death from COVID-19 in Latvia

Monday, July 13, 2020

Latvia said one new case of COVID-19 had been detected on July 13, the total number since the start of the pandemic now standing at 1,174 on Monday. Unfortunately one more fatality was also announced, with the death toll climbing to 31. The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 996 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 169,943 tests have been carried out since February 29. So far 1,019 patients have recovered from infection. Four patients…

No new COVID-19 cases in Latvia, one more fatality

Monday, June 8, 2020

Latvia recorded no additional cases of COVID-19 on June 8, with the total number of cases since the beginning of the coronarvirus remaining on 1,088. However, one more fatality was recorded, bringing Latvia’s total death toll to 26. The latest victim was described as being between 85 and 90 years of age with various other chronic health conditions. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC)…

One more case, one more death in latest Latvian COVID-19 figures

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Latvia recorded one more cases of 19 COVID-19 on May 13, increasing the total number of cases from 950 on Tuesday to 951 on Wednesday. One additional fatality was also recorded. The latest victim was aged between 85 and 90, with underlying serious health conditions. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 2,199 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 81,246 tests have been carried out since…

Lithuania confirms 4 new cases, death toll rises to 47

Tuesday, May 5, 2020

Four new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed in Lithuania over Monday, the Health Ministry has reported. The 47th coronavirus-related death was reported on Tuesday. In all, 1,423 people have been diagnosed with the disease in the country. Forty-seven people have died in Lithuania after contracting the coronavirus and the number of confirmed recoveries stands at 678. According to the National Public Health Centre, 5,077 people were tested for the virus…

Six more cases, one more death as coronavirus case total reaches 818

Monday, April 27, 2020

Another 6 cases of COVID-19 were confirmed on Latvian territory April 27, raising the total number of cases from 812 on Sunday to 818 on Monday. One more death was also recorded. The new figure was released by the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) which said 1,564 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. In total 49,235 tests have been carried out since February 29. 41 patients are in hospital, most of…

Coronavirus updates: Lithuania reports 4th death, parliament staffer diagnosed with Covid-19

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

Three  coronavirus  -linked deaths have been confirmed in Lithuania over the last 24 hours, following the first death reported on March 21. The latest Covid-19 victim passed away in Panevėžys. The man had been in hospital since March 12 and belonged to a risk group, the Ministry of Health said, meaning that he was elderly or had chronic health conditions. “The patient died today at around 11:00, he had the…

Caroline Flack: politicians condemn press intrusion after presenter’s death

Monday, February 17, 2020

ITV says Sunday’s Love Island will not be broadcast as calls mount for regulation of traditional and social media Politicians have condemned press intrusion, calling for more regulation of both traditional and social media after the death of TV presenter Caroline Flack. The former Love Island presenter is understood to have taken her own life on Saturday at her home in east London. She had been charged with assaulting her…

Coronavirus death toll surpasses 1,000

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

Hardest-hit Hubei province reported another 103 deaths, the highest single-day toll since the virus began to spread. Meanwhile, Xi Jinping has appeared at a frontline hospital. The death toll from the coronavirus outbreak in China topped 1,000 on Tuesday, as the World Health Organization (WHO) warned that the human race must not let the epidemic get out of control. Hubei province, the epicenter of the outbreak, reported another 103 deaths, while…