273 Covid cases, one death Thursday in Latvia

Take note – story published 1 year ago

The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said on June 16 that 273 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed during the previous 24 hours with one more Covid-related death recorded.

Of 2,570 tests carried out over the last day, 12.1% were positive. The 14-day cumulative incidence rate per 100,000 population rose from 128 Wednesday to 133 Thursday.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, 831,521 Covid-19 cases have now been recorded among Latvia's 1.9 million population.

The total death toll since the beginning of the pandemic stands at 5,842.

Wednesday hospital data from the National Health Service (NVD) show 140 patients being treated in hospitals, 8 of whom are displaying serious symptoms.

Covid-19 information

A summary in English of the latest Covid-19 situation is available at this special government website.

You can find the latest Covid-19 statistics at this official website.

A hotline – 8989 – allows people to both register for vaccination and receive answers to questions about the process of vaccination will continue to operate. The number for medical emergencies is 113.

There is also a website to register for vaccination, https://manavakcina.lv which includes an English-language version.

If you have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19, or you have fully recovered from a confirmed case of it, you can obtain a digital certificate attesting to your status at the website https://covid19sertifikats.lv.

Latvia is also part of the European Union's wider Covid-19 certification scheme

Seen a mistake?

Select text and press Ctrl+Enter to send a suggested correction to the editor

Select text and press Report a mistake to send a suggested correction to the editor

Related articles


Most important