Belgium recorded 192 cases of covid-19 in the last 24 hours, 40 fewer than the previous day, and 42 deaths (another 13), according to official data released today.
According to the epidemiological bulletin released today, 192 new confirmed cases of infection with the new SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus were registered in the last 24 hours, a decrease of 40 compared to Tuesday, to a total of 55,983 since the beginning of the pandemic. in the country.
On the other hand, the bulletin recorded 42 deaths in the last 24 hours, an increase compared to 29 the previous day, with a total of 9,150.
Also in the last hours, 48 new hospitalizations were registered, now totaling 16,816, and 160 hospital discharges (14,847).
A total of 419,751 laboratory tests have been carried out since the beginning of March.
The first case of Covid-19 was registered in Belgium in early February.
At the global level, according to a balance sheet by the AFP news agency, the Covid-19 it has already caused more than 320,000 deaths and infected almost 4.9 million people in 196 countries and territories.
More than 1.7 million patients were considered cured.