Coronavirus pandemic daily regional update on March 29, 2021

NEWS 29.03.2021 13:33
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A roundup of the daily reports on the coronavirus pandemic from the region's countries on March 29, 2021.

Croatia

A total of 300 new coronavirus cases and 18 COVID-19-related deaths have been registered in Croatia in the last 24 hours, the national coronavirus response team said on Monday.

The number of active cases currently stands at 9,290. Of them, 1,247 people are receiving hospital treatment, including 126 who are placed on ventilators.

Since 25 February 2020, when the first case was confirmed in Croatia, 267,522 persons have been infected with the novel virus, of whom 5,911 have died and 252,321 have recovered, including 1,084 in the last 24 hours.

Currently, 29,191 people are in self-isolation. A total of 1,530,168 people have been tested to date, including 2,848 in the last 24 hours.

To date, 348,648 people have been vaccinated against COVID-19, including 266,900 who have received one dose of vaccine and 81,748 who have received two. A total of 430,396 doses have been administered.

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bosnian health officials reported 856 new Covid-19 cases on Monday, along with 93 virus-related fatalities.

The country’s Federation (FBiH) entity reported 653 new cases after testing 2,071 samples for the new coronavirus. The entity’s Public Health Institute said they recorded 64 deaths caused by the virus.

The Republika Srpska (RS) region said they registered 192 new disease cases after testing 685 suspected samples. This entity also reported having 22 fatalities over the last 24 hours.

Brcko District health officials said they recorded 11 new coronavirus cases along with seven fatalities.

Montenegro

The Montenegrin Public Health Institute said that 11 people died of coronavirus-related ailments in the past 24 hours.

It said that 1,191 people had been tested for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, including 335 who tested positive.

Kosovo

The Pristina authorities said that four people died of coronavirus-related ailments in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,844 since the pandemic broke out.

The health authorities said that 3,586 people had been tested for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, including 774 who tested positive. There are 13,593 active cases. Another 903 patients were reported to have recovered from COVID-19.

North Macedonia

North Macedonia’s Health Ministry said that 41 people died of coronavirus-related ailments in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 3,716 since the pandemic broke out.

It said that 1,405 people had been tested for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, including 303 who tested positive. There are 18,000 active cases. Another 1,169 patients were reported to have recovered from COVID-19.