There are 106 new Covid cases in Puglia, according to the regional epidemiological bulletin of 18 June 2021. The positive rate, out of 6,893 performed, is 1.54%, down from 2.46% recorded last Friday in similar conditions per week.
In particular, 23 new infections were identified in the province of Bari, 25 in the province of Brindisi, 7 in the Bat, 19 in the province of Foggia, 12 in the province of Lecce, 20 in the province of Taranto, 1 case of unknown province of residence. . One case of a resident outside the region was reclassified and attributed. 4 new deaths have been registered: 1 in the province of Brindisi, 1 in the province of Foggia, 2 in the province of Lecce.
2,603,966 tests have been carried out since the beginning of the emergency. To date, 236,813 patients are cured while the currently positive cases drop significantly to 9,343 (yesterday they were 10,231). Hospitalizations also fell to 225 (-12 compared to the day before).
The total of positive Covid cases in Puglia is 252,757 divided as follows: 95,056 in the province of Bari, 25,554 in the Bat, 19,687 in the province of Brindisi, 45,107 in the province of Foggia, 26,852 in the province of Lecce, 39,324 in the province of Taranto, 806 attributed to residents outside the region, 371 province of residence not known.
The ASL prevention departments have activated all the procedures for the acquisition of anamnestic and epidemiological information, aimed at tracing close contacts. The epidemiological bulletin of the Puglia Region 18.6.2021 is available at this link.