Kyiv: According to the crisis headquarters of the Ministry of Health of Belgium,
137 new cases of infection with a new type of Coronavirus were revealed in the last day in the country.
On Tuesday, May 26, 198 cases of COVID-19 were reported per day.
Thus, the total number of infections since the outbreak is 57 592 people as of today.
“The number of patients with Coronavirus in the intensive care units as of today is 220, 36 patients have been admitted to hospitals, 145 patients have been discharged”, says the report.
At the same time, the Ministry of Health of Belgium emphasized that since mid-March, 9,364 deaths have been recorded in Belgium as a result of infection with Coronavirus.
“Over the past day 36 deaths have been recorded out of the diagnosed patients”, the agency added.
As previously reported, from May 4 a phased abolition of isolation measures began in Belgium. According to relaxed measures, wearing medical masks is not mandatory in Belgium, except for public transport.