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Coronavirus Dubrovnik – record day for new Covid-19 cases in Dubrovnik-Neretva County

By  Oct 22, 2020

In the last 24 hours, 41 new cases of Covid-19 infection were recorded in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County.

This is a new record for the number of new Covid-19 cases in the county, the worst day until now was the 17th of October when 38 cases were detected. And compared to the first wave of the virus, the worst day for new cases then was the 10th of April when 16 cases were recorded. There are currently 168 active cases of Covid-19 across the county and the country has also passed the 1,000 mark for Covid-19 cases since the pandemic began.

These new cases are seven males and nine females from Dubrovnik (13 of them have an established connection), four males and 11 females from Metković (eight have an established connection), one male and two females from Ploče (established connection), one male and two females from Vela Luka (all established connection), one male and one female from Ston (established connection), one female from Orebić (established connection) and one male from Slivno (connection established).

Fifteen people have made a full recovery over the past 24 hours - seven from Dubrovnik, four from Metković and one each from Kula Norinska, Ploče, Korčula and Vela Luka.

11 people tested positive for coronavirus are currently hospitalized in the Dubrovnik General Hospital. In the last 24 hours, 206 samples were processed, and since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 17,584 samples have been analysed.

There are 544 people in self-isolation, and in the last 24 hours no violation of the self-isolation measure has been recorded.


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