ZAGREB, Aug 16 (Hina) – In the last 24 hours, out of 1,377 tests performed for coronavirus, 151 have returned positive, the Croatian national COVID-19 management team reported on Sunday.
The number of active cases stands at 1,185, reads the team’s press release. Of them, 126 patients are being treated in hospitals, including 11 patients placed on ventilators.
The team reported one more COVID-related fatality, and the death toll stands at 166.
Since 25 February when Croatia reported its first confirmed case of the infection, 6,571 people have been diagnosed with this communicable disease, and of them, 5,220 have recovered.
The country’s health authorities have to date performed 137,657 tests for the infection to date.