Wednesday , October 21 2020

Greece:- Coronavirus, A big jump with 359 new cases and 9 deaths within the last 24hrs.

A fairly large increase in coronavirus cases was recorded by EODY on Thursday, with 359 new cases, while nine people lost their lives in a 24 hour period. Attica is on high alert as 212 cases were recorded.

 

According to the data, the 21 cases are connected with known confluences and 36 were identified after checks at the country’s entrance gates. The total number of cases is 14,400, of which 55.6% are men.

 

2500 (17.4%) are considered related to travel from abroad and 6070 (42.2%) are related to an already known case.

 

 

At the same time, 69 of our fellow citizens are being treated by intubation. Their median age is 70 years. 21 (30.4%) are women and the rest are men.

 

87.0% of intubated patients have an underlying disease or are aged 70 years and older. 178 patients have been discharged from the ICU.

 

Finally, we have 9 more recorded deaths and 325 deaths in total in the country. 121 (37.2%) women and the rest men.

 

The median age of our dying fellow citizens was 78 years and 96.6% had some underlying disease and / or age 70 years and over.

In more detail:-

36 cases during the checks carried out at the country’s entrance gates

 

– 1 case that came voluntarily for control

 

– 212 cases in the Attica Region, of which 9 are related to known outbreaks, while 11 report a recent trip within the country

 

– 18 cases in Thessaloniki, of which 2 are associated with known confluences

 

– 1 case in  Etoloakarnania

 

– 1 case in Argolida

 

– 1 case in  Achaia

 

– 1 case in Voiotias.

 

– 1 case in Grevena

 

– 1 case in  Evros

 

– 5 cases in Imathia

 

– 3 cases in Heraklion

 

– 1 case in Thiras.

 

– 3 cases in  Ioannina

 

– 1 case in Kavala

 

– 2 cases in Kalymnos, connected to a known case

 

– 1 case in Karditsa

 

– 3 cases in Kastoria

 

– 5 cases in  Kozani

 

– 1 case in  Corfu

 

– 1 case in Corinth

 

– 1 case in Laconia

 

– 2 cases in Larissa, of which 1 is connected to a known case

 

– 6 cases in Mytilini, 5 of which are connected to the Moria KYT camp.

 

– 1 case in. Magnesia

 

– 1 case in Naxos

 

– 2 cases in Xanthi

 

– 1 case in Paros

 

– 7 cases in Pella

 

– 10 cases in Pieria, of which 2 are associated with known cases

 

– 1 case in Preveza

 

– 1 case in Rethymno

 

– 1 case in Samos

 

– 7 cases in Trikala

 

– 1 case in Chania

 

– 1 case in Halkidiki

 

– 1 case in Chios

 

– 16 cases are under investigation

Source in Greek:- https://www.cnn.gr/

About Louise Inzk

Louise is Australian born and has been a Greek citizen since 1991. She has deep cultural ties with the island, often writing about Zakynthian Traditions and Culture. She is also an active member of the Volunteer Group of Zakynthos, Giostra Di Zante and is a member of the women's choir "Rodambelos". Her love of the island and all it offers saw her joining the Zakynthos (Zante) Informer admin team in 2014.

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