The Healthcare Ministry reports that 24 patients died of Covid-19 during the past day. The patients were aged between 46 and 80. Five deaths were reported in Prilep and three in Kavadarci, which remains the hardest hit cities in the on-going wave of the epidemic. This brings the total death toll of the epidemic to 3,364.
The Ministry also informed that 999 new cases of the illness were diagnosed – out of a total of 3,627 tests conducted in the past 24 hours. The number of active cases rose to 11,889 – half of them in Skopje, 805 in Prilep and 638 in Kavadarci.
Since the outbreak of the epidemic, North Macedonia has recorded 113.929 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 98.676 recoveries. At the moment, there are 11.889 active cases across the country.