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Portugal confirms 257 new infections and is already focusing on Lisbon as the “last bastion of the coronavirus”.

May 30, 2020

The Portuguese government has confirmed the appearance of 257 new coronavirus infections. Most of them, 231, in the Tajo Valley and in the Lisbon metropolitan area, have already died “the last bastion of the coronavirus”, up to 1,396 deaths, according to the country’s health minister, Marta Temido, who also reported 13 the explanation of the epidemic.

These new cases have been added to previous infections and make up a total of 32,203 cases in the country, representing 19,186 cases that have been restored after 275 layoffs in the past 24 hours.

Without these cases and deaths, there were 11,621 active cases in Portugal, 31 fewer than the previous day. This emerges from the epidemiological bulletin of the Directorate-General for Health (DGS), which was published by the Portuguese newspaper “Publico” this Saturday.

Portugal confirms 257 new infections and is already focusing on Lisbon as the “last bastion of the coronavirus”.Portugal confirms 257 new infections and is already focusing on Lisbon as the “last bastion of the coronavirus”.

Given the situation in Lisbon, Temido has proposed an initiative to speak directly to those affected in their homes to complete the indication of the infection vectors as accurately as possible.

“The government is committed to working on the ground,” said Temido. “The Lisbon metropolitan area is the last bastion of this wave of infection. You have to talk to people to solve the situation,” he added.