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Bulgaria reports 4% positivity of Covid-19

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The new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Bulgaria for the past day are 168. According to the Unified Information Portal, 4% of the 4,105 tests performed came back positive. 

There are 412 hospitalized patients, of which 38 are treated in intensive care units. 

The number of new patients in hospitals is 45.

11 people passed away in the past day. A total of 1,181 recoveries were reported.

The number of people immunized during the last 24 hours is 610. There are already 2,059,177 people with a completed vaccination cycle in Bulgaria, and 757,504 with three doses.

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