In the last 24 hours, 49 new cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the Dubrovnik-Neretva County.
These new cases are 21 people from Dubrovnik, six from Metković, five from Konavle (four of them from the Home for the Elderly), three each from Blato, Lastovo and Vela Luka, two people from the Dubrovacko Primorje, one person each from Ploče, Opuzen , Ston, Župa dubrovačka and Zažablja and one person who does not have a residence in the county.
A total of 25 males and 24 females were infected, and an epidemiological link was established for 29 individuals.
Unfortunately, one male from Konavle died from Covid-19 (born in 1942).
On a positive note 43 people have made a full recovery - 14 from Dubrovnik, nine from Metković, five from Konavle, four from Opuzen and Župa dubrovačka, two from Blato and Ploče, one from the Dubrovacko Primorje and two people who do not reside in the county.
53 people tested for coronavirus are currently hospitalized in the Dubrovnik General Hospital. Seven patients require intensive care, one patient is on oxygen, one is on non-invasive ventilation, and five are on invasive ventilation.
In the last 24 hours, 246 samples were processed, and since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 24,461 samples have been analysed.
There are 803 people in self-isolation, and no violation of the self-isolation measure has been recorded in the last 24 hours.
The headquarters of the Civil Protection of the Dubrovnik-Neretva County continues 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.