Lithuania registers 8th coronavirus death

  • 2020-03-31
  • BNS/TBT Staff

VILNIUS – Lithuania registered its eight death of the coronavirus on Tuesday, the country's Ministry of Health said.

The patient, who was in the risk group, was being treated in Santara Clinics in Vilnius. It’s the first coronavirus victim in Vilnius, with previous deaths registered in Ukmerge, Panevezys and Klaipeda.

Health Minister Aurelijus Veryga has extended his condolences to the family of the deceased.

A total of 533 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Lithuania so far. Eight people have died and seven have recovered.