Monday, May 16, 2022
name of Prensa Latina
Bandera inglesa
English Edition
name of Prensa Latina

NEWS

NEWS

Cuba reports 556 new Covid-19 cases and no deaths

Cuba reports 556 new Covid-19 cases and no deaths

Havana, Mar 13 (Prensa Latina) Cuba on Sunday reported 556 new Covid-19 cases, accounting for a decrease of 57 patients compared to Saturday's report, and no deaths as a result of the disease for the second consecutive day.
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on whatsapp
Share on telegram
Share on email

According to the daily report from the Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP), 7,372 patients are in hospitals or at home nationwide, 4,818 of whom are suspected cases, 28 are under epidemiological surveillance and 2,526 are active cases.

Of the 556 new cases, 543 were contacts of confirmed patients, four were infected abroad and the source of contagion was not possible to identify in nine cases.

At a press briefing on television, MINSAP added that 500 patients were discharged after recovering from the disease, so the total number of recovered people in Cuba is 1,065,697 (accounting for 99 percent of all cases).

Of the active cases, 2,511 are clinically stable while 15 are being treated in intensive care units: five are in a critical condition and 10 are seriously ill.

With those statistics, Cuba has accumulated 1,076,785 contagions and 8,503 deaths since the first Covid-19 cases were detected in the country two years ago.

jg/iff/jcm/znc

RELATED
ÚLTIMO MINUTO
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.