Posted by: Mazur Rodica
News / Social
23 May 2020 / 17:30
COVID-19 in Moldova: 147 new cases of infection and three more deaths
In the Republic of Moldova, 147 new cases of COVID-19 infection were confirmed today, of which 15 in the Transnistrian region. There are 146 cases with local transmission, and one case imported from Belarus. The virus also killed three people infected with Coronavirus.
In total, 1,285 tests were performed today, of which primary - 989 and repeated - 296. Of the total number of cases carried out today, 18 are medical workers: doctors - three, nurses - eight, feldshers - two, staff auxiliary - five.
The number of people infected with the new Coronavirus reached 6,994 cases.
At the same time, according to the Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Protection, the number of Coronavirus deaths reached 242 in the Republic of Moldova.
A 79-year-old man from Balti, a 77-year-old patient from Causeni and a 71-year-old man from the capital died today.
To date, 242 people have died from COVID-19 infection and 3,452 have been cured.