Six more coronavirus infected cases have been found in the last 24 hours, bringing the country’s total number of infected people to 76.
The Public Health Institute announced that five of them live in Tirana, and one in Fier. They all had contact with infected patients.
Tests have been conducted on 778 people in total, 46 in the last 24 hours. 59 percent of the infected are men, 41 percent women.
The government has limited testing only to people over 65, the chronically ill, and those who have had contact with infected patients.
37 patients are hospitalized in Tirana, four of them are in intensive care and the rest are in stable condition.
So far, all of those infected had either been in contact with other infected people or had recently traveled to Italy.