Croatia confirms record 1,867 new coronavirus cases, 7 deaths in last 24 hours

NEWS 23.10.2020 11:23
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A total of 1,867 new coronavirus cases and seven related deaths have been confirmed in Croatia in the last 24 hours, the national coronavirus response team said on Friday.

This is the largest single-day number of new infections since the outbreak of the epidemic. The current number of active cases is 8,394.

Among those infected, 716 are receiving hospital treatment for Covid-19 and 49 are on ventilators.

Since February 25, when the first case was confirmed in Croatia, 31,717 people have contracted the novel virus, 413 of them have died and 22,910 have recovered, including 846 in the last 24 hours.

Currently, 25,889 people are in self-isolation, A total of 428,961 people have been tested to date, including 7,313 in the last 24 hours.