By Cathy Elelman • 15 August 2020 • 19:45
NEW CASES: Another 159 people in Almeria have tested positive for the virus since Friday.
ALMERIA recorded the highest daily increase in new Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic on Saturday.
Another 159 people have tested positive for the virus since Friday, according to the Junta de Andalucia Health and Families department’s daily report.
This pushes up the total number of cases in the province to 2,600.
There are currently 54 Covid-19 patients in provincial hospitals. Fourteen are receiving treatment in intensive care, one more than yesterday.
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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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