According to the epidemiological bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health (DGS) released today, 470 people are now hospitalised, five more than on Sunday, of which 76 are in intensive care units, plus one in the last 24 hours.

The eight deaths were registered in the Centre (four), in Lisbon and Vale do Tejo (two), in the Algarve (one) and in Madeira (one).

According to the DGS, the fatal victims are aged between 70 and 79 years old (two) and the elderly aged 80 years old or more (six).