One more case of COVID-19 recorded in Latvia

For the second day in a row, Latvia detected a single new case of COVID-19 on June 30, the total rising to 1,118 on Tuesday.

No further fatalities were confirmed, with the death toll remaining on 30.

The Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC) said 2060 tests had been conducted during the previous 24-hour period. 

In total 150 837 tests have been carried out since February 29.

So far 974 patients have recovered from infection, which is a rapid rise from the confirmed 932 on Monday.

7 patients are in hospital, most of whom have moderate symptoms of the disease but one of whom is designated as being in a serious condition.

 

Covid-19 Information

A very useful summary in English of the latest COVID-19 situation including restrictions in place and rules on public assembly is available at this special government website.

Cīņa ar #COVID19 izplatību nav noslēgusies - iepazīsties ar noteikumiem, kurus nepieciešams ievērot savas un sabiedrības veselības saglabāšanas nolūkā arī pēc ārkārtējās situācijas noslēguma! ☝🏼

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The number for medical emergencies is 113, the number for enquiring about a COVID-19 test if you have developed some potential symptoms after returning from overseas or being in contact with someone confirmed as having coronavirus is 8303 and the SPKC COVID-19 advice helpline is 67387661.

The SPKC has information in English about the approved methods of protecting yourself from the virus, symptoms and medical procedures and an interactive map plotting the incidence and distribution of the disease in Latvia.

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