Number of infected in Portugal rises to 245 - DGS

in News · 15-03-2020 12:17:00 · 2 Comments
Number of infected in Portugal rises to 245 - DGS

The number of confirmed cases in Portugal of infection by the new coronavirus, which causes Covid-19 disease, rose today to 245, 76 more than those recorded on Friday, and the number of suspected cases is now 2,271.

According to the Directorate-General for Health (DGS), of the 2,271 suspected cases, 281 are awaiting laboratory results.

There are still 4,592 contacts under surveillance by health authorities, less than on Saturday (5,011).



Comments:

So what is happening,are people banned from entering,or leaving?We are supposed to come there in mid may?

by Dave Smith from Other on 15-03-2020 03:50:00

Due to holiday in Albandeira on 24th March what is the situation on the Algarve resorts?

by Keith dugdale from UK on 15-03-2020 01:13:00
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