Albanian authorities announced that unfortunately 2 citizens have lost the battle with Covid-19 during the last 24 hours.
A 67-year-old woman and another 73-year-old, both from Tirana with concomitant illnesses, died at the infectious disease hospital, despite the efforts of medical staff. The Ministry of Health and Social Protection expressed its condolences to the families of the deceased.
During the last 24 hours, 376 tests were performed of which 67 new positive cases were confirmed.
The geographical distribution of cases is as follows: 34 in Tirana, 9 in Shkodra, 6 in Kavaja, 4 in Elbasan, 3 cases in Kurbin, Korça, 2 cases in Kukës, Kruja, and 1 case in Fier, Lezhë, Lushnje, Kamëz.
In the last 24 hours, 45 citizens have recovered, bringing the number of cured people to 1637 since the beginning of the epidemic.
Currently in our country there are 1108 active people with COVID19, mainly in Tirana, Shkodra, Durres.
The Ministry of Health and Social Protection once again calls on businesses, institutions, to correctly implement safety protocols at work and service.