Portugal registers 828 more cases and nine deaths. Incidence and transmissibility go up – ZAP


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Portugal currently registers over 828 confirmed cases of infection with the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus, nine deaths associated with covid-19 and a further reduction in the number of hospitalizations, according to data from the General Directorate of Health (DGS).

According to the DGS epidemiological bulletin released today, 335 people are hospitalized, 10 fewer than on Tuesday, of which 54 in intensive care units, two fewer in the last 24 hours.

There are still more to be noted and 622 recovered in Portugal and 21,685 contacts under surveillance in the last 24 hours.

O the greatest number of registered cases occurred in Lisbon and Vale do Tejo: over 310 people infected. In the North there were 236 more cases, in the center another 167, in the Alentejo over 50 and in the Algarve over 60.

In the Azores 10 more infections were detected and in the Wood was not registered of cases in the last 24 hours.

Of the Deaths registered two occurred in the Lisbon region, one in the North, one in the Center, two in the Alentejo, two in the Algarve and one in the Autonomous Region of the Azores.

A incidence increased to 83.2 cases of infection per 100,000 inhabitants (both nationally and on the continent).

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