This Friday a total of 941 new cases of covid-19 were reported in the country, all of community transmission, with Caracas being the entity with the highest number of infections, reported the sector vice president of Communication, Culture and Tourism, Freddy Ñáñez.
According to the information provided by the official, Caracas was followed by Miranda 191, Nueva Esparta 148, Bolívar 63 and La Guaira 37.
He highlighted that the recovery rate remains at 96%, which represents 322.162 who have managed to overcome the contagion thanks to the treatments, while 12.066 patients continue to receive medical attention.
He regretted the death of 16 people in the case of 3 men aged 37, 45, 62 years and 2 women aged 84, 95 years from Miranda; 4 men, 2 65 years old, 1 78 year old and 1 56 year old from Caracas; 2 men aged 54, 64 and 1 woman aged 38 from Yaracuy; 1 70-year-old man from Apure; 1 58-year-old man from Barinas; 1 57-year-old man from Mérida and 1 83-year-old woman from Portuguesa.
After this balance, 537 days after the registration of the first contagion in the country, 338.300 confirmed cases and 4.072 deaths were recorded.