52 new COVID-19 cases have been registered in Macedonia in the past 24 hours, while 30 patients have recovered and four have passed away, the Ministry of Health said in a press release Friday.
A 73-year-old man from Skopje, admitted for hospital treatment on May 21, and an 82-year-old man from Veles, admitted for hospital treatment on May 22, died at the Clinic for Infectious Diseases.
A 76-year-old woman from Skopje, admitted for hospital treatment on May 21, and a 55-year-old woman from Tetovo, admitted for hospital treatment on May 27, died at the “8 September” hospital in Skopje.
In the past 24 hours, 52 new coronavirus cases have been registered in Skopje – 26, Kumanovo – 6, Shtip – 7, Tetovo – 9, Struga – 2, Veles – 1, Kochani – 1.
The total number of coronavirus patients since the onset of the epidemic is 2,129. Of these 1,516 people have recovered, 126 passed away, while the number of active cases in the country is now 487.
Over the past 24 hours, 661 coronavirus tests have been carried out, of which 124 within the screening process of kindergartens and gerontology institutes across the country. This means that out of 537 tests, according to the algorithm there are 50 patients, or just under 10 percent.