A total of 3,826 new cases of people infected with SARS-CoV-2 have been reported in the last 24 hours, following 9,785 tests nationwide, the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) informed on Monday.
These are cases that have not previously had a positive test, says GCS.
475,362 cases of people infected with the new coronavirus have been confirmed in Romania.
A total of 353,188 people have been declared cured.
According to the GCS, to date, 4,107,567 tests have been processed nationwide. Of these, 9,785 were performed in the last 24 hours – 7,039 based on the case definition and medical protocol, and 2,747 upon request.
Another 138 people (78 men and 60 women) infected with the new coronavirus have died in the last 24 hours.
Of those who died in the last 24 hours, 131 had comorbidities and three deceased patients had no comorbidities, while no other comorbidities had been reported to date for the other 4 deceased patients.
To date, 11,131 people diagnosed with SARS-CoV-2 infection have died in Romania.
Constanta County, the only one in Romania with a SARS-CoV-2 infection rate of over 7
Constanta County has remained the only one in Romania with a SARS-CoV-2 infection rate of over 7 per thousand inhabitants in the last two weeks, according to the report released by the Strategic Communication Group (GCS) on Monday.
According to GCS, Constanta County remains on top of the nationwide ranking in terms of infection rate with the new coronavirus, with 7.49, compared to 7.58 the previous day.
On the next places are Sibiu County – 6.82, decreasing compared to the previous day, when it registered 7.13, then Cluj County with 6.38, as against 6.29 the previous day, and Bucharest, with 6.29, down from the previous day, when it registered 6.46.
Brasov County remains on the fourth place, with an incidence rate of 6.18, compared to 6.68 previously.
A high infection rate is also registered in the counties of Arad – 5.33, Timis – 4.58, Prahova – 4.45, Bihor 4.44 and Alba – 5.23.
The counties with low incidence of infection cases per thousand inhabitants, in the last two weeks, are Gorj – 1.45, Harghita – 1.47 and Vrancea – 1.7.
Gorj and Harghita counties are the only ones in the green area.