Latvia records 19 new Covid-19 cases

  • 2020-05-08
  • LETA/TBT Staff

RIGA - Nineteen new Covid-19 cases have been confirmed in Latvia after testing 1,947 people for the coronavirus infection over the past 24 hours, according to the data released by the Center for Disease Prevention and Control.

The total number of Covid-19 tests in Latvia has thus grown to 73,016 and confirmed Covid-19 cases to 928. Also, 464 Covid-19 patients have recovered and 18 people have died of the illness. 

Three Covid-19 patient have been hospitalized in the last 24 hours. Of the 30 patients currently receiving treatment in hospital, 28 are cases of moderate severity and two are severe cases. A total of 106 coronavirus patients have been discharged from hospitals.