During the last 24 hours in our country, 302 new cases have been confirmed positive with covid and 3 people have lost their lives.

Record numbers of people infected with Covid continue to be present in our country for days. In the last 24 hours, 302 new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed and three people have lost their lives.

According to the Ministry of Health, out of 1405 tests in the last 24 hours, of which 302 citizens affected by the SARS-COV2 virus tested positive, bringing to 18 250 the number of those affected, among whom 465 lost their lives.

Also during the last 24 hours 54 citizens have been healed, bringing to 10395 the number of healed in the country since the beginning of the epidemic.

Positive cases confirmed in the last 24 hours have been identified in these municipalities:
173 affected in Tirana, which is considered the hotspot of the epidemic,
30 cases in Lushnje, 12 cases in Fier, 10 cases in Gjirokastra,
9 cases in Elbasan, Kavaja, Mirdita, 8 cases in Gramsh,
5 cases in Kruja and Librazhd,
4 cases in Has and Peqin,
3 cases in Durrës, Korçë, Lezhë, Mat,
2 cases in Përmet, Delvinë, Tepelena,
1 case in Puka, Pogradec, Dibër, Prenjas, Memaliaj, Kolonjë.

Currently in the Infectious Diseases Hospital and “Shefqet Ndroqi” are treating 258 patients, 19 in intensive care of which 6 patients are intubated.

In the last 24 hours, despite the efforts of doctors, they have unfortunately lost the battle with COVID19, a 62-year-old and an 80-year-old from Tirana, a 63-year-old from Mirdita, with concomitant diseases.

COVID-19 – Statistics (22 October 2020)
New daily cases 302
Healed in 24 hours 54
Loss of life in 24 hours 3
Daily tests 1405

Total tests 112,969
Positive cases 18250
Cured cases 10395
Active Cases 7390
Loss of life 465

Geographical distribution of active cases by regions:
Tirana 3653
Durrës 724
Shkodër 494
Fier 487
Korça 459
Lezha 369
Elbasan 334
Vlora 285
Berat 217
Kukës 178
Dibër 95
Gjirokastra 95.