Cyprus Mail
CyprusFeatured

Seven deaths put down to Covid in last week

covid results 12 960x640

Seven people died from Covid and 1,934 cases were detected in the last week, the ministry of health said on Friday.

The new infections were detected from 66,251, giving a positivity rate of 2.92 per cent.

The seven deaths, between January 20 to 26, concerned five men, aged 63, 83, 98, 92 and 95 and two women, aged 86 and 82.

They bring the total number of deaths since the pandemic outbreak on the island to 1,287.

There are currently 69 Covid patients being treated in state hospitals, of whom 14 are in a serious condition, with eight intubated.

 

Follow the Cyprus Mail on Google News

Related Posts

History has become increasingly contested territory

Jean Christou

Founding ceremony held for new Volt Cyprus party

Nikolaos Prakas

Large-scale protest in support of Gaza ceasefire held in Nicosia (pics & video)

Nikolaos Prakas

COP28 in full swing on Day 3

Dr Charles Ellinas

Sailing into the future: Freedom Finance brings elite sailing to Limassol

Tom Cleaver

Drink driver over six times the limit charged in Paphos

Staff Reporter