Covid in Puglia, deaths boom (+64) but contagion curve falls (+1692): positivity index at 12.7%

The curve of Covid infections in Puglia falls, albeit slightly, where, in the last 24 hours, against 13,345 tampons processed (yesterday there were 12,472), 1692 new cases were recorded (yesterday they were 1,895): 658 in the province of Bari, 155 in the province of Brindisi, 154 in the BAT province, 266 in the province of Foggia, 176 in the province of Lecce, 277 in the province of Taranto, 1 case of resident outside the region, 5 cases of unknown province of residence. The positivity index is now 12.7%.

Unfortunately, deaths boom (+64) in the last 24 hours: 25 in the province of Bari, 5 in the province of Brindisi, 4 in the province of BAT, 2 in the province of Foggia, 15 in the province of Lecce, 13 in the province of Taranto.

On the hospitalization front, the number of patients (2,031 compared to yesterday’s 2,079) hospitalized in Apulian hospitals due to Covid is still decreasing.

Even today the number of healed is growing (171,894) and fortunately decreases that of the currently positive which today is 49,197 (yesterday they were 49,422).

Since the beginning of the emergency, 2,142,721 tests have been carried out.

On the Covid vaccine front, the first J&J single doses were administered today

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