The Minci head said a 40-year-old man and woman were killed in this state. There are 858 deaths in the country.
247 days after the pandemic in Venezuela, the country registered 311 new covid infections: 262 from community transmission and 49 “imported.” With the figures for this Mars 17-N, 98,000 cases were exceeded.
The Minister of Communication, Freddy Ñáñez, reported on Tuesday night that the Capital District is the entity with the highest number of infections (67) and was followed by Miranda with 48 and Yaracuy with 39.
During this day, the Zulia region added three new cases and two of the three deaths reported around 9:00 pm.
Of the 49 “imported” infections, 38 come from Colombia, 10 from Peru and 1 from Ecuador, all with entry through the state of Táchira, he stressed.
“According to the statistics of the coronavirus in Venezuela, to date 98,050 cases have been confirmed, 93,084 people have been recovered, which represents 95% of the infections. We have 4,108 active cases, 4,089 are being treated in the public health system and 19 in private clinics, “the official said.
On behalf of the Government, Ñáñez mourned the death of 3 Venezuelans: a 40-year-old woman and man from Zulia and an 82-year-old grandfather from Falcón. The death toll from covid-19 in the country now stands at 858.