As many as 6,333 new cases of people infected with SARS-CoV-2 have been recorded in the past 24 hours, with more than 44,200 tests being done, the Strategic Communication Group reported on Sunday.
So far, 1,194,106 cases of people infected with the novel coronavirus have been confirmed in Romania and 1,098,154 patients have been declared cured.
At the national level, up to this date, 9,523,585 RT-PCR tests and 3,092,303 rapid antigen tests have been processed.
In the last 24 hours, 16,062 RT-PCR tests were performed (6,201 based on case definition and medical protocol and 9,861 on request) and 28,208 rapid antigen tests.
Aside from the newly confirmed cases, following the retesting of patients who were already positive, 468 people were reconfirmed positive.
A total of 111 deaths - 58 men and 53 women - in patients infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus have been reported in the last 24 hours, with the mortality rate rising to 36,341, the Strategic Communication Group reported on Sunday
Of the 111 deaths, one was registered age category 30-39 years, 10 in the age category 50-59 years, 30 in the age category 60-69 years, 32 in the age category 70-79 years and 38 in the age category over 80 years.
According to GCS, 107 of the recorded deaths were of patients who had comorbidities, 4 deceased patients did not show comorbidities.
No deaths were reported before the reference interval, Agerpres informs.