Argentina confirmed a new record of COVID-19 deaths in the country this Monday, a total of 166 and 4,824 new positive results. This comes from the latest data released by the Department of Health of the Latin American country.
According to the Argentine news agency Télam, the new numbers have raised Argentina’s balance to 3,813 deaths from COVID-19 and 206,743 infections.
87.2 percent (a total of 4,209 people) of those infected confirmed on Monday correspond to the city and province of Buenos Aires, the epicenter of the country’s pandemic. The Province of Buenos Aires in particular has registered 3,158 additional cases, while 1,051 have been registered in the city.
The Argentine Ministry of Health has also stated that 1,150 people are admitted to intensive care units and that the percentage of hospital beds is 55.5 percent, which increases to 65 percent in the region. Metropolitan of Buenos Aires.