Coronavirus pandemic daily regional update on March 1, 2021

NEWS 01.03.2021 13:19
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A roundup of the daily reports on the coronavirus pandemic from the countries of the region on March 1, 2021.

Croatia

In the past 24 hours 91 new coronavirus infections and 11 related deaths have been registered in Croatia, the national COVID-19 response team said on Monday.

There are currently 2,892 active cases, including 791 hospitalised patients, 64 of whom are on ventilators. Since 25 February 2020, when the first case was registered in Croatia, 243,064 cases of infection have been registered, including 5,537 deaths. A total of 234,635 patients have recovered, including 401 in the past 24 hours. Currently, 14,074 people are self-isolating. To date, 1,346,946 people have been tested for the virus, including 2,294 in the past 24 hours.

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bosnia and Herzegovina has recorded another 223 cases of infection with the novel coronavirus and 20 fatalities among Covid-19 patients, the healthcare authorities confirmed on Monday.

The new results came out of 1,143 lab tests performed among those who reported infection symptoms. The country reported a total of 132,361 coronavirus cases since the epidemic outbreak. To this date, 116,465 patients recovered – 84 in the last 24 hours. The death toll stands at 5,116. Currently, there are 10,780 active cases throughout the country.

Montenegro

In the last 24 hours,  12 people died from COVID-19 complications, while out of 1,555 tested people, 449 were infected with the coronavirus in Montenegro, the Public Health Institute said on Monday.

 Since the epidemic outbreak, 1,015 patients have died and 76,283 have been confirmed positive for the coronavirus.

Kosovo

Over the last 24 hours, nine people died from COVID-19-related complications, while out of 2,914 tested people 467 were infected with coronavirus in Kosovo, the Public Health Institute said on Monday.

The death toll stood at 1,608, while 60,063 patients have recovered.

At the same time, 310,246 people have been tested and 69,697 of them have been positive for the coronavirus.

On Monday, there were 8,026 active cases of the infection.

North Macedonia

North Macedonia’s Health Ministry said on Monday that over the last 24 hours, seven patients died from COVID-19-related complications and out of 1,208 tested people, 234 were infected with the coronavirus.

The death toll stood at 3,144, while 103,020 people out of 523,726 tested were confirmed positive for the virus.

The number of recovered patients has been 91,507 since the epidemic outbreak.

On Monday, there were 8,369 active cases of the infection.

Slovenia

In the past 24 hours, 1,451 PCR tests were conducted in Slovenia on Monday, confirming 243 new coronavirus cases while another 11 people died as a consequence.

Currently, the daily average is 768 new cases, and there are 543 Covid-19 patients in hospital care, including 92 in intensive care units.