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16 Covid-related deaths for a day, total number of patients declines


There were 2,318 new Covid cases registered in Bulgaria in the past day. The number of new cases rose by 1,907 in comparison to the previous day. Over 2/3 of the newly infected are non-vaccinated citizens. 23.6% of 9,800 tests returned positive result. The same indicator was 24% on Monday, according to the coronavirus.bg portal.

The total number of registered patients decreased by 1,236 to 25,915. There were 260 new hospitals admissions as 77% of the patients were not vaccinated. The total number of hospitalized patients decreased by 14 to 1,084. There are 50 people in intensive care.

16 coronavirus-related deaths were registered yesterday. None of those patients was vaccinated. The number of recoveries reached 3,538. A total of 1,767 vaccines were administered on Monday.

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