Bulgarian National Radio © 2020 All Rights Reserved

Almost 25% of PCR tests in past 24 hours return positive


Bulgaria has reported 395 new Covid-19 cases over the past 24 hours or 24.98% out of the 1,581 PCR tests performed.

1,500 patients with coronavirus are in hospital, 74 of them in intensive care. 31 people have recovered over the past 24 hours, 18 have died.

The highest number of newly registered coronavirus cases is again in Sofia - 145, followed by Sliven - 84, Turgovishte - 23, Gabrovo - 19, Blagoevgrad -17 and Shoumen - 14.

More from category

Health Minister proposes tightening measures against Covid-19

The growth of the number of coronavirus patients in recent weeks dictates the need for very restrictive measures. Otherwise, the health system would not cope with the situation . This was what the Minister of Health Kostadin Angelov..

published on 11/23/20 6:10 PM

Bulgaria is among countries with excessive content of dust particles in air

During 2018, in Bulgaria, Croatia, the Czech Republic, Italy, Poland and Romania the EU limit value for fine particulate matter was exceeded. This is seen in a report presented today by the European Commission. The report also points out that due to..

published on 11/23/20 5:36 PM

Starting 2021 Bulgarians will be able to visit UK for 6 months without visa

From January 1, 2021, Bulgarian citizens will be able to enter and stay without a visa in the UK for up to 6 months, the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported . During this period, they will be able to enter repeatedly for tourism,..

published on 11/23/20 4:01 PM