The number of positives is approaching five hundred.
EASTERN SLOVAKIA. In Slovakia, 478 people positively tested by PCR tests were added on Wednesday. This is 1.39 percent of the 34,226 completed RT-PCR assays.
Antigen tests revealed 112 positives, making a total of 10,404. The proportion of positives is 1.08 percent.
Over the past week it has been tested positive for delta variant 356 samples out of a total of 359 sequenced. This represents a representation of 99.2 percent.
Situation in the regions
The most positively tested RT-PCR tests were in the Košice region (86).
They are followed by Prešovský (73), Žilinský (68), Trnavský (65), Bratislavský 56), Trenčiansky (54), Banskobystrický (46) and the Nitra Region (30).
The most new cases in the east were in the districts of Rožňava (32), Košice (27), Bardejov (16), Poprad (15) and Michalovce (10).
In the district of Košice-okolie there are eight infected, in the districts of Humenné, Levoča, Prešov, Snina and Spišská Nová Ves there are seven.
Other districts where new cases of the disease have appeared are Stropkov (6), Kežmarok (3), Stará Ľubovňa (3), Trebišov (2) and Vranov nad Topľou (2).
In the east, there were 159 more infected.
More hospitalized and deaths
There are 181 patients in hospitals, one of them covid-19 has confirmed 132 people.
There are sixteen patients in the intensive care units, thirteen people need the support of artificial lung ventilation.
The number of hospitalized increased by twelve compared to the previous day.
Statistics show three new deaths caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. So far, 12,556 people have died of pulmonary disease in Slovakia.
The total number of people vaccinated with the first dose vaccines is 2,397,773, 1,547 were vaccinated in the previous day.
The second dose of the vaccine was already given to 2,195,812 people, on Wednesday 2,923 people were vaccinated.
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