Covid-19 death total 1,289 to Friday, 30,200 infections

  • Lusa e ECO News
  • 22 May 2020

Health authorities have identified 288 new cases of infection by the new coronavirus in the country. 12 people died from Covid-19 on the last day.

Portugal until Friday has recorded 1,289 deaths related to Covid-19, 12 more than on Thursday, and 30,200 people have been infected, 288 more, according to the epidemiological bulletin from the health authorities (DGS) on Friday.

The data revealed this Friday still shows a significant growth in the number of recoveries. In the last 24 hours, 1,289 people were reported as recovered from Covid-19 in Portugal, an increase of 17.6%, with the total number rising to 7,590.