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Coronavirus Dubrovnik – 100 new cases of Covid-19 across Dubrovnik-Neretva County

Written by  The Dubrovnik Times Apr 17, 2021

In the Dubrovnik-Neretva County, 100 new cases of coronavirus infection were recorded in the last 24 hours (31 determined by a rapid antigen test).

These are 22 people from Metković, 20 from Dubrovnik, ten from Opuzen, eight from Ploče and Župa dubrovačka, five from Ston, four from Konavle, Kula Norinska, Orebić and Smokvica, three from Korčula, one from Lumbarda, Pojezerje and Trpanj and five persons who do not reside in the territory of the county.

A total of 46 males and 54 females were infected, and 71 of them have an established epidemiological link.

Unfortunately, two people passed away in the past 24 hours - one female from Metković (born in 1930) and one male from Dubrovacko Primorje (born in 1951).

104 people made a full recovery in the past 24 hours - 37 from Dubrovnik, 24 from Metković, nine from Vela Luka, eight from Kula Norinska, five from Župa dubrovačka, four from Konavle, and Ploče, three from Orebić, two from Blato, Ston and Dubrovacko Primorje, one from Opuzen and Pojezerje and two people who do not reside in the county.

In the last 24 hours, 460 samples were processed, and since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 60,303 samples have been analysed.

65 people tested positive for coronavirus are currently hospitalized in the Dubrovnik General Hospital. Six patients require intensive care, of which four are on invasive ventilation, one on non-invasive, and one on oxygen.

There are 1,126 people in self-isolation, and in the last 24 hours no violation of the self-isolation measure was recorded.