Daily webcast

Bulgarian National Radio © 2021 All Rights Reserved

Bulgaria reports 2,517 new cases of Covid-19 out of 15,297 tests performed

Photo: BGNES

2,517 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 15,297 tests performed, indicate data of the Single Coronavirus Information Portal. 16.5% of the tests have returned positive results.

The highest number of new infections were reported in Sofia-599, followed by Plovdiv-228, Varna-177 and Burgas-166.

There are 68,707 active cases of Covid-19 at present. 9,685 people are being treated in hospital, of them 807 in intensive care units.

125 people have died and 3,647 have recovered in the past 24 hours.

14,882 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of inoculations against the novel coronavirus to 605,377. 119,879 people have received their second vaccine dose.


More from category

Ivan Geshev

The National Assembly decides whether to hear the chief prosecutor

Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Ivan Geshev should be heard by the MPs in order to explain the work of the Bureau for Witness Protection, which carries out his personal protection. Such a draft decision on the proposal of "Democratic Bulgaria" will be..

published on 7/28/21 6:36 PM

President Radev calls for quick formation of new cabinet

"The political forces represented in parliament must find the formula for forming a regular government in the interest of the Bulgarian society as soon as possible," a position published by the press office of the Bulgarian head of..

published on 7/28/21 4:40 PM

Cabinet extends extraordinary epidemic situation to August 31st

The extraordinary epidemic situation should be extended until August 31 this year, the Council of Ministers has decided. According to the World Health Organization, this country currently ranks seventh when it comes to Covid-19..

published on 7/28/21 4:19 PM