Tuesday, May 24, 2022
name of Prensa Latina
Bandera inglesa
English Edition
name of Prensa Latina



Silght decrease in Covid-19 cases in Cuba

Silght decrease in Covid-19 cases in Cuba

Havana, Aug 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuba's Health Ministry (MINSAP) on Saturday reported 6,850 new Covid-19 cases, the lowest figure since July 20, 2021.
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
Share on email

MINSAP National Director of Epidemiology, Dr. Francisco Duran, explained during his daily press conference that of the active cases (41,523), 41,077 are clinically stable.

He added that 446 patients are in intensive care units, including 300 who are in a serious condition and 146 who are critical.

From March 2020 to date, 634,161 people have been infected with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus in Cuba.

Concerning pediatric cases, he commented, 1,544 were detected in the last 24 hours, including 120 children under one year of age, and 56 under six months.

In the last 15 days, 26,311 children got infected at a rate of 1,754 per day, Dr. Duran emphasized.

The expert reported that 12,375 Covid-19 patients were discharged from hospitals, and now the number of recovered people is 587,514.

Dr. Duran regretted the deaths of 83 people in the last 24 hours, so the total death toll is 5,667 lives since the outbreak of the pandemic in Cuba.


name of Prensa Latina

| Text SMS to 8100 with content PL
Receive 4 mesages x 25 cup

© 2016-2021 Prensa Latina
Latin American News Agency

Radio – Publications  – Videos – News by the minute.
All Rigts Reserved.

St. E No 454 , Vedado,  Habana, Cuba.
Phones: (+53) 7 838 3496, (+53) 7 838 3497, (+53) 7 838 3498, (+53) 7 838 3499
Prensa Latina © 2021 .

Web Site developed by IT Division  Prensa Latina.