Sarajevo records Increase in Number of Coronavirus Cases

In the Sarajevo Canton, 169 new cases of coronavirus infection were confirmed last day, after laboratory testing of 1,143 samples, the CS Public Health Institute announced.

In the same period, 150 of our fellow citizens recovered from the Covid-19 infection. There were no fatalities from the consequences of this disease.

“Currently, 184 patients are in hospital, of which 147 have an acute infection, while the rest are post covid or under observation. 109 patients are treated at the Clinical Center of the University of Sarajevo, and at the General Hospital ‘Prim.dr. Abdulah Nakas ’75. There are no patients on a respirator, nine use non-invasive ventilation, while 23 of them are on oxygen support for breathing above 15 liters per minute”, states the Institute of Public Health.

Today, Sarajevo Canton records 972 active cases of Covid-19 infection. There are currently 2,287 people in self-isolation. Since the beginning of the pandemic in the Sarajevo Canton, a total of 55,876 people have been infected with the coronavirus and 53,576 have been cured.

According to the data of the Institute of Public Health of CS, in the past seven days the average number of infected is 146, while the weekly incidence, ie the number of patients per 100,000 inhabitants, is 243.

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