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Nine townships registered at least 30 cases of Covid-19; number of patients increased by more than a thousand in one week

Nine townships registered at least 30 cases of Covid-19; number of patients increased by more than a thousand in one week

Nine townships, between the provinces of Panama and Panama Oeste, registered at least 30 cases of Covid-19 in the last 24 hours, according to the latest report from the Ministry of Health (Minsa).
In the report presented yesterday by the Health authorities, the townships with the most cases were Vista Alegre (55), Barrio Balboa (41), Arraiján (38) and Barrio Colón (37), all from the province of Panamá Oeste.

In addition, the statistics include Juan Díaz (35), Chilibre (33), San Francisco (33), Tocumen (31) and Alcalde Díaz (30), from the province of Panama.

On the other hand, yesterday it was reported that in the epidemiological week, which includes records from Saturday to Sunday, it is highlighted that there was an increase of more than a thousand cases from week 46 to week 47; it went from 6,803 positives to 8,268.

Meanwhile, in terms of general data on deaths, the statistics show that the highest number of deaths is in the population over 60 years of age with a total of 2,217, of the 2,896 accumulated in the country.

Yesterday, Tuesday, November 24, the Minsa reported 1,272 new cases of the new coronavirus, after 9,620 tests were applied to detect the virus in the last hours.
Comments

Oh ya 142 days ago
And with the huge false positives coming out of the test who really knows how many people are really infected. Those who seem to be dying in the highest numbers seem to be the ones that did things (or did not do the right things) earlier in life as far as lifestyle that is now coming back to haunt them
Jim Curtis 142 days ago
77% of Covid deaths are from people over 60 years old, according to stats in this story. Rather than destroy the Panama economy and further impoverish its people while denying their freedoms with ineffective, useless restrictions, it is better to educate the vulnerable to take precautions. 99.8% of Americans survive Covid, yet some of our politicians demand we all be lock downed like criminals under house arrest. Why?
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