The Minister of People's Power for Communication and Information, Freddy Ñáñez, offered the balance of coronavirus infections corresponding to this Friday, September 10, 2021. He stressed that in the last 24 hours the country registered 1.263 new infections, all by community transmission.
The official pointed out that among the main entities with more cases, the following states are included: Miranda with 380, Caracas with 339, La Guaira with 132, Barinas with 126, Lara with 104, among others.
He also indicated that since the beginning of the pandemic we have reached a total of 345.560 confirmed cases, 329.335 people recovered, which represents 95% of infections.
Ñáñez said that in the country we still have 12.046 active cases, of which 11.631 are being treated in the public health system and 415 in private clinics.
The minister emphasized that to date we have 6.211 patients who are asymptomatic, 4.876 with mild Acute Respiratory Failure, 788 with Moderate Acute Respiratory Failure and 171 in the Intensive Care Unit.
He mourned the death of 12 people, for a total of 4.179. Of the deceased reported this Friday, there are 2 women of 60, 70 years old and 3 men of 44, 56, 59 years old in Caracas, 3 women of 67, 77, 80 years old and 2 men of 47, 73 years old in Miranda, 1 man 65-year-old from Nueva Esparta and 1 65-year-old man from Zulia.
To all his relatives and on behalf of the National Government, the minister offered his deepest condolences.
Finally, he recalled that we are still in a week of radical quarantine, within the framework of the 7 + 7 plan, so he asked the population for prudence and continue to comply with biosecurity measures.