203 new cases of covid-19.
The strong upward trend of the coronavirus epidemic in Greece continues, as on Sunday afternoon, EODY announced 203 new cases. Another death.
The total number of coronavirus infections in Greece now stands at 5623 as on Sunday afternoon the National Public Health Organization announced that the new laboratory confirmed cases of the disease are 203, of which 29 were detected after checks at the country’s gates. It is the first time that such a large number of new cases are announced in Greece in a 24 hour period, a record since the beginning of the epidemic.
Of the total cases, 1438 (25.6%) are considered related to travel from abroad and 2705 (48.1%) are related to an already known case.
A new death with COVID-19 has also been announced, with a total of 212 deaths since the outbreak began. The average age of patients who died was 76 years.
The number of patients treated by intubation is 22 (77.3% men), which is 5 more than yesterday. Their median age is 63 years. 5 (22.7%) are women and the rest are men. 59.1% have an underlying disease or are aged 70 and over.
Also 129 patients have been discharged from the ICU.