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Covid Puglia, today 1,171 infections: 5 May bulletin

Byeditorial

May 5, 2021

There are 1,171 new coronavirus infections in Puglia according to data from today’s bulletin, May 5. There are another 12 deaths. In the region, where some cases of the Indian variant have been identified, the new positives are on the rise. In the last 24 hours, 12,351 swabs were processed. Yesterday out of 13,803 swabs, 1,028 infections had emerged. Read also The new cases are distributed throughout the territory: 434 in the province of Bari, 99 in the province of Brindisi, 112 in the province of Bat, 123 in the province of Foggia, 169 in the province of Lecce, 236 in the province of Taranto, 2 cases of residents outside the region have been reclassified and attributed. Today there are 12 deaths: 3 in the province of Bari, 1 in the province of Brindisi, 3 in the province of Foggia, 2 in the province of Lecce, 3 in the province of Taranto. In all, 6,010 people lost their lives to Covid in Puglia. Since the beginning of the emergency, 2,273,761 tests have been carried out. 186,819 patients recovered while yesterday they were 185,526 (+1,293). The currently positive cases are 46,486 while yesterday they were 46,620 (-134). There are 1,742 hospitalized patients while yesterday they were 1,782 (-30). The total of positive Covid cases in Puglia since the beginning of the emergency is 239,315 divided as follows: 91,529 in the province of Bari; 23,705 in the province of Bat; 18,054 in the province of Brindisi; 43,116 in the province of Foggia; 24,140 in the province of Lecce; 37,631 in the province of Taranto; 771 attributed to residents outside the region; 369 province of residence not known.