There are 134 new cases of Coronavirus registered in the last 24 hours in Puglia, according to what is reported in the usual epidemiological bulletin released by the region, on 8302 swabs analyzed, the positivity rate is 16%. 17 deaths were recorded: 9 in the province of Bari, 1 in the province of Brindisi, 3 in the province of Foggia, 3 in the province of Lecce, 1 in the province of Taranto.
As for the positives, the province of Bari reports 19 new cases; followed by those of Foggia (8), Brindisi (34), Lecce (18), Bat (39), Taranto (18), in addition to 2 cases of residents outside the region.
On the hospitalization front, the number continues to decline: 372 patients occupy the beds of regional health facilities (yesterday they were 431). The number of healed is growing, today there are 227,679 compared to yesterday’s 226,354. The number of currently positive cases continues to go down, 17,331, down from 18,539 yesterday.
10 CASES OF INDIAN VARIANT IN THE BRINDISINO – The presence of an Indian variant cluster in the province of Brindisi has been confirmed by laboratory analyzes. There are ten cases in all, nine in Brindisi city and one in San Vito dei Normanni: this is confirmed by Professor Maria Chironna, contact person of the Apulian network of anti Covid laboratories and head of the Bari Polyclinic center. These are all connected cases. among them, none of the infected appears to be vaccinated.