The Cuban health authorities reported two people who died as a result of COVID-19 this Saturday, a day in which 245 new infections were detected with the virus. coronavirus SARS-CoV-2.
The deceased were a woman between 70 and 79 years old and a man between 50 and 59, residents in the provinces of Havana and Pinar del Río, both hypertensive and with other comorbidities, according to the most recent party of the Island’s Ministry of Public Health (MINSAP).
In this way, the official number of fatalities from the disease in Cuba rose to 8,525, while those infected are now 1,101,731 since the start of the pandemic. Meanwhile, with the 298 medical discharges on the last day, the recovered patients reached 1,091,901, 99.1% of the total number of patients reported.
At yesterday’s close, 4,083 people were hospitalized for COVID-19, of which 2,796 suspected, 41 under surveillance and 1,246 confirmed active. Of the latter, 1,228 had a stable clinical course and 18 were treated in intensive care rooms: seven in critical condition and 11 in serious condition, according to the MINSAP.
245 new cases of #COVID19for a cumulative of 1,101,731.
1,246 active cases
1228 stable clinical evolution
7 in critical condition
11 in serious condition
57 returned to their countries
— Cuban Ministry of Public Health (@MINSAPCuba) April 24, 2022