The Ministry of Health reported that on Friday there were 1391 new cases of coronavirus, so the total number of infected since the beginning of the pandemic is 28,764. 1005 of the total cases are imported, 11,529 are close contacts of confirmed cases and 11,161 are cases of Community circulation. The rest is still under epidemiological research.
Of the cases reported by Salud this Friday, 744 belong to the province of Buenos Aires and 565 to the City of Buenos Aires. There were also 39 cases in Chaco, 16 in Río Negro, 9 in Córdoba, 6 in Neuquén, 4 in Chubut and Entre Ríos, 2 in Mendoza. and 1 in Tucumán and Formosa.On this last province, this noon reported that 24 people who arrived in a contingent from Buenos Aires tested positive, but were not yet loaded into the National Health Surveillance System.
Since the last report, 13 new deaths have been recorded, with 20 deaths recorded throughout the day. The number of deaths amounts to 785.The 13 deaths reported this afternoon are: six men, five of 74, 78, 45, 81 and 48, residents of the province of Buenos Aires and one of 69 years, resident in the city of Buenos Aires. And seven women: three of 89, 70 and 72 years, residing in the province of Buenos Aires; two aged 63 and 58, residents of CABA; a 77-year-old resident in the province of Chaco and a 75-year-old resident in the province of Córdoba.