New increase in hospital admissions in Portugal, 1,610 more infections and nine deaths – ZAP

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Portugal registered this Monday 1,610 new cases of infection by covid-19 and nine more deaths, according to the epidemiological bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health.

According to the epidemiological bulletin released by the Directorate-General for Health (DGS), Portugal recorded, in the last 24 hours, a new increase in the number of people hospitalized with covid-19, 1,610 new infections and nine deaths.

this monday, there are 919 hospitalized people, 40 more than on Sunday, and 198 are in intensive care units, where five more people were hospitalized in the last 24 hours.

Most new infections by SARS-CoV-2 are registered in the North region (+688), while in Lisbon and Vale do Tejo there are over 519 infected people.

The nine deaths in the last 24 hours were registered in the North (five), Lisbon and Vale do Tejo (three), and Azores (one).

The incidence of covid-19 went up again, now standing in the 427.5 cases per 100,000 inhabitants in national territory and 439.3 in mainland Portugal — the highest values ​​recorded since March 15, when the public release of these data began.

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