In the last 24 hours, 48 new cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County.
These new Covid-19 cases include 23 people from Dubrovnik, ten from Konavle, six from the borough of Župa, three from Vela Luka, two from Metković and one person each from the Dubrovacko Primorje, Opuzen, Blato and Slivno.
A total of 28 males and 20 females were infected, and an epidemiological link was established for 26 of them.
Unfortunately, two more people have passed away, one male from Ploče (born 1931) and one female from Metković (born 1934).
On a positive note 30 people have made a full recovery - six from Metković, five from Blato, four from Župa dubrovačka, three from Orebić, two each from Konavle, Vela Luka, Lumbarda, Smokvica and Ploče, and one person from Korčula and Pojezerje.
51 people tested positive for coronavirus are currently hospitalized in the Dubrovnik General Hospital. Nine patients require intensive care, two patients are on non-invasive ventilation, seven are on invasive ventilation.
In the last 24 hours, 151 samples were processed, and a total of 22,971 samples have been analysed since the beginning of the pandemic.
There are 1,023 people in self-isolation, and in the last 24 hours there was one violation of the measure of self-isolation.
The headquarters of the Civil Protection of the Dubrovnik-Neretva County continue to appeal to citizens to adhere to all prescribed measures by the Croatian Institute of Public Health and the Civil Protection Headquarters of the Republic of Croatia.