The Peruvian Ministry of Health has registered 4,800 new positives, with the total number of coronavirus cases exceeding 525,000 since the last official balance.
The agency explicitly confirmed 4,805 positive results and added another 4,702 infections from the last seven days. This means that 525,803 people have been infected with COVID-19 since the beginning of the pandemic.
In terms of the number of deaths, the Peruvian ministry has increased the number of deaths in the country to 26,075, which is the addition of the 219 deaths in the past 24 hours.
The health authorities have confirmed that 13,947 patients have been hospitalized in Peru for the coronavirus so far, 1,540 of them in intensive care units.
Likewise, 359,781 of the total confirmed cases have completed their isolation phase or have been discharged from healthcare facilities.