Coronavirus UPDATE: RTS says 5 deaths, 921 new cases

NEWS 11.08.2021 16:50
Source: N1

The Serbian state TV (RTS) reported five coronavirus-related deaths which brings the total number of deaths since the pandemic began to 7,151.

The RTS reported what it said are the latest figures before the even Serbian Health Ministry published its daily coronavirus bulletin which is usually published just after 3:00 pm but was not published until 4:40 pm on Wednesday. Most pro-government media published the latest data before the Health Ministry.

The RTS said that 11,229 people had been tested over the previous 24 hours, including 921 who tested positive for the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus.

The total number of people tested to date stands at 4,778,427 with 728,167 confirmed cases.

The RTS said that there are 3,832 hospitalised patients, including 20 patients on ventilators.