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March 7, 2021
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GCS: Romania registers 22,760 cases of COVID-19 infections and 1451 fatalities

A further 345 cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus have been recorded in Romania since the last briefing, reaching a total of 22,760 illnesses, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) announced on Wednesday.

At the same time, the GCS announces that 14 more deaths, 7 men and 7 women, due to the new coronavirus were recorded by Tuesday from 10:00 to the same time on Wednesday, with the total number reaching 1,451 deaths.

Of these, 5 deaths were recorded in the 60 to 69 age category, 4 – in the 70 to 79 range and 5 – in people over 80 years of age.

The GCS says that all deaths are of patients who have shown comorbidities.

According to the GCS data, 161 patients are admitted to intensive care.

Of the people confirmed positively, 16,117 were declared cured and discharged.

 

1,504 persons in institutionalised quarantine, 87,624 in self-imposed home isolation

 

As many as 1,504 persons are in institutionalised quarantine on Romania’s territory, while another 87,624 are in self-imposed home isolation under medical monitoring as a result of the outbreak with the novel coronavirus, the Strategic Communication Group informs on Wednesday.

According to the source, 585,353 tests have been processed at the national level so far.

In the last 24 hours, 406 calls were recorded to the single emergency number 112 and 2,906 to the TELVERDE line (0800 800 358), opened specifically for informing citizens.

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