Another 681 infections with the novel coronavirus were reported since the last informative bulletin sent by the Strategic Communication Group (GCS), the total number of cases reaching 38,139 on Monday.
In the ICU, at this time, there are 293 patients admitted.
Of the persons confirmed positive, 25,213 were discharged, of them, 22,747 are cured patients, and 2,466 – asymptomatic patients discharged 10 days after detection.
At the same time, up to now, 972 patients who have tested positive were discharged on demand.
Until this moment, at national level, 967,192 tests have been processed, the GCS shows.
Another 12 deaths of persons infected with novel coronavirus take death toll to 2,038
The Strategic Communication Group (GCS) announced that 12 people infected with the novel coronavirus have died in the last 24 hours in Romania, thus taking the death toll countrywide to 2,038 people.
According to GCS, those who died are seven men and five women, admitted to hospitals in Arges, Bistrita-Nasaud, Galati, Prahova, Timis, Valcea, Vaslui, Vrancea and Ilfov counties.
Of these, one death was recorded in the age category 40-49 years, one – in the age category 50-59 years, one death in the age category 60-69 years, five deaths in in the age category 70-79 years and four deaths in people aged over 80.
The GCS shows that 11 deaths are of patients who have had comorbidities. No comorbidities were reported for one death.
4,268 persons infected with novel coronavirus in Suceava, 4,467 in Bucharest, 2,381 in Brasov
Most cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus have been recorded, so far, in northeastern Suceava County – 4,268, in Bucharest City – 4,467, in Brasov County – 2,381, and in other seven counties – Arges, Botosani, Dambovita, Galati, Vrancea, Neamt and Iasi, where there are over 1,000 sick people each.
According to the Strategic Communication Group (GCS), 38,139 people were infected so far with the novel coronavirus on the Romanian territory.
The number of confirmed cases, by county, according to the report of the National Institute of Public Health, is as follows:
* Alba – 574
* Arad – 788
* Arges – 2,079
* Bacau – 920
* Bihor – 723
* Bistrita-Nasaud – 704
* Botosani – 1,104
* Brasov – 2,381
* Braila – 401
* Buzau – 992
* Caras-Severin – 145
* Calarasi – 237
* Cluj – 891
* Constanta – 645
* Covasna – 369
* Dambovita – 1,194
* Dolj – 458
* Galati – 1,626
* Giurgiu – 328
* Gorj – 550
* Harghita – 424
* Hunedoara – 766
* Ialomita – 592
* Iasi – 1,139
* Ilfov – 1,012
* Maramures – 278
* Mehedinti – 337
* Mures – 866
* Neamt – 1,059
* Olt – 505
* Prahova – 1,126
* Satu Mare – 84
* Salaj – 127
* Sibiu – 770
* Suceava – 4,268
* Teleorman – 218
* Timis – 786
* Tulcea – 230
* Vaslui – 340
* Valcea – 219
* Vrancea – 1,378
* Bucharest City – 4,467.
The GCS report also mentions 39 persons not belonging to any county.
COVID-19 case count of Romanians abroad reaches 5,215
The Strategic Communication Group (GCS), the official novel coronavirus communication task force, reported on Monday that 5,215 Romanians abroad had been confirmed as infected with the novel coronavirus, while the COVID-19 death toll of Romanian citizens abroad stayed constant at 122.
Of the 5,215 Romanian citizens confirmed to be infected, 1,885 were in Italy, 561 in Spain, 117 in France, 2,330 in Germany, 129 in the United Kingdom, 28 in the Netherlands, 2 in Namibia, 4 in the USA, 111 in Austria, 3 in Belgium, 6 in Japan, 2 in Indonesia, 2 in Switzerland, 2 in Turkey, 2 in Iceland, 2 in Belarus, 15 in Greece, 2 in Cyprus and one each in Argentina, Tunisia, Ireland, Luxembourg, United Arab Emirates, Malta , Brazil, India, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, and Sweden.
Since the beginning of the pandemic, 122 Romanian nationals abroad have died: 31 in Italy, 19 in France, 43 in Great Britain, 9 in Spain, 14 in Germany, 2 in Belgium, one in Sweden, one in Switzerland, one in the USA and one in Brazil.
Of the Romanian citizens confirmed with the novel coronavirus, 158 were declared cured: 135 in Germany, 11 in France, 6 in Japan, 2 in Indonesia, 2 in Namibia, one in Luxembourg and one in Tunisia, according to GCS.
Law enforcement issues 1,520 COVID-19 fines in last 24 hours
In the last 24 hours, law enforcement officers issued 1,520 fines amounting to 581,505 lei for violations of Law 55/2020 on measures to prevent and combat the effects of COVID-19 pandemic in Romania, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS), the official novel coronavirus communication task force, reported on Monday.
In the last 24 hours, 339 calls were registered to the 112 emergency line.
GCS reports that the Interior Ministry made operational on July 4 the 0800800165 toll-free line where violations of the health protection rules can be notified. The calls are taken over by a dispatcher, in an integrated system and distributed to local departments for the verification of the notified aspects.
At the same time, GCS urges citizens to consider only information verified by official sources and to call the 0800.800.358 toll-free novel coronavirus information line, Monday to Friday, between 08:00hrs and 20:00hrs.
Romanians abroad can request information on preventing and combating the virus by calling the +4021.320.20.20 special information line.
As of July 19, 2020, 1,620,084 cases had been reported in the EU / EEA, the United Kingdom, Monaco, San Marino, Switzerland, Andorra. Most cases have been reported in the United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, France and Germany.