The city of La Plata added 175 new cases of coronavirus yesterday, bringing the total number of infections to 4,823, while in the whole country yesterday there were 6,134 new infections and 113 deaths.
The data provided yesterday by the municipality of La Plata and the provincial Ministry of Health indicate that no new deaths were counted in the Region, after the highest figure was recorded yesterday with eight deaths in La Plata, so the number of fatalities remains at 68.
Of the total accumulated infected, it was reported that there are 2,969 recovered and a fatality rate of 1.41 percent.
Meanwhile, in Berisso yesterday 23 new confirmed cases of coronavirus were registered, 52 suspects, 43 cases discarded and 18 patients received medical discharge.
In this way, the Municipality has 703 confirmed cases (243 active, 443 with medical discharge and 17 deceased) and 1870 discarded cases.
The confirmed cases that were registered yesterday correspond to 11 women and 12 men.
Of all the cases confirmed yesterday, 2 male persons aged 22, 38 and a female aged 62 are hospitalized, while the remaining cases carry out the corresponding home isolation.
For its part, Ensenada added 17 confirmed Coronavirus: these are women of 46, 33, 32, 31, 27, 55, 42, 44 and 46 years, and men of 21, 8, 27, 49, 39, 57, 34 and 11 years old. While they were not discharged.
For its part, 41 suspects were added and 30 cases were discarded.
The occupancy of intensive care beds in the AMBA reaches 65.8%, it was reported
In this way, the city accumulates: 112 COVID-19 assets, 243 discharged, 7 deaths, 311 in analysis and 1,695 discarded.
Of the active positives, 56 belong to neighborhoods of Ensenada Centro, 40 to neighborhoods of El Dique and 16 to neighborhoods of Punta Lara, the municipality reported.
in all the country
Meanwhile, throughout the country, another 113 people died and 6,134 were diagnosed with coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the number of deaths since the start of the pandemic to 4,523 and positive cases to 241,811, reported yesterday the Ministry of Health.
The occupancy of intensive care beds throughout the country is 56.3%, while in the Metropolitan Area of Buenos Aires (AMBA) the percentage reaches 65.8.
There are a total of 1,502 people in intensive care wards across the country, according to information provided by the provinces to the Ministry of Health.
In the morning report 40 deaths had been reported, while in the afternoon another 73 deaths were recorded, bringing the total to 113 in the last 24 hours.
The 40 deaths reported yesterday morning were 19 men, 15 residents in the province of Buenos Aires; 3 in the City of Buenos Aires and 1 in the province of Tierra del Fuego. 21 women also died, 15 residents of the province of Buenos Aires; 5 in the City of Buenos Aires and 1 in the province of Jujuy.
In the afternoon, 73 deaths were registered: 45 men; 31 residents in the province of Buenos Aires; 7 in the City of Buenos Aires, 2 in Córdoba; 1 in Mendoza; 1 in La Rioja and 3 in Río Negro; and 27 women; 22 residents in the province of Buenos Aires; 3 from the City of Buenos Aires, 1 from Santa Fe and 1 from Córdoba.
Meanwhile “a deceased person in the province of Buenos Aires, was charged without sex data,” the Ministry highlighted.
Of the total of these cases, 1,130 (0.5%) are imported, 64,762 (26.8%) are close contacts of confirmed cases, 136,987 (56.6%) are cases of community circulation and the rest are under epidemiological investigation .
Of the infections registered yesterday, 4,053 correspond to the province of Buenos Aires and 966 to the City of Buenos Aires.
In the rest of the country, except San Luis, which did not register new infections, the cases corresponded to Catamarca 1, Chaco 54, Chubut 16, Córdoba 150, Corrientes 3 Entre Ríos 31, Formosa 1, Jujuy 328, La Pampa 1, La Rioja 36 , Mendoza 124, 42; Misiones 2, Neuquén 18, Río Negro 70, Salta 68, San Juan 1, Santa Cruz 8, Santa Fe 137, Santiago del Estero 9, Tierra del Fuego 52 and Tucumán 9.
The province of Misiones reclassified the two cases to another jurisdiction, detailed the Ministry of Health
Regarding the accumulated cases since the beginning of the pandemic, the province of Buenos Aires registered 148,360 and the City of Buenos Aires 69,183.
In the rest of the provinces, the distribution of cases is as follows: Catamarca 62, Chaco 4,003, Chubut 327, Córdoba 3,307, Corrientes 207, Entre Ríos 1087. Formosa 82, Jujuy 3,354, La Pampa 178, La Rioja 513, Mendoza 2,042 , Misiones – 49, Neuquén 1.436, Río Negro 2.841, Salta 539, San Juan 23, San Luis 33, Santa Cruz | 707, Santa Fe 2,049, Santiago del Estero 114, Tierra del Fuego 949 and Tucumán 366.
The Ministry of Health of the Nation reported that it included 13 existing cases in the Falkland Islands according to press information (due to the illegal occupation of the United Kingdom, Great Britain and Northern Ireland, it is not possible to have its own information on the impact of COVID – 19 in that part of the Argentine territory).