By Cathy Elelman • 04 April 2020 • 17:00
PATIENTS: Almeria’s hospitals are currently treating 146 people with coronavirus
CREDIT: Hospital Universitario Torrecardenas Twitter @TorrecardenasHU
THERE has been a daily record for the number of people in Almeria making a full recovery from coronavirus.
In all 12 more people had successfully fought off the virus by Saturday, bringing the provincial total for full recoveries to 37.
But while Almeria remains one of the parts of Spain least hit by the pandemic, the number of new infections continues to go up.
The latest figures from the Junta de Andalucia’s Health and Families regional ministry show there are 18 more confirmed cases than on Friday, compared with an increase of 11 a day earlier. This brings the total testing positive to 319.
There have also been two further Covid-19 deaths in the last 24 hours, meaning 22 people have lost their lives to the virus in Almeria.
As it stands, 146 people testing positive for coronavirus in the province are in hospital: 27 are in intensive care.
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Cathy Elelman is the local writer for the Costa de Almeria edition of the Euro Weekly News.
Based in Mojacar for the last 21 years, Cathy is very much part of the local community and is always well and truly up on all the latest news and events going on in this region of Spain.
Her top goals are to do the best job she can informing the local English-speaking community, visitors to the area and the wider world about about the news in Almeria, to learn something new every day, and to embrace very new challenge this fast-changing world brings her way.
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