Number of COVID-19 cases in Armenia exceeds 5,900
Coronavirus cases in Armenia grew by 322 in the past 24 hours to 5,928, the republic’s Health Ministry reported.
"In the past twenty-four hours, 322 new coronavirus cases were identified. As many as 2,874 patients recovered from the illness while the number of the infected stands at 5,928," the ministry said in a statement.
Four more coronavirus patients died in hospitals in the past twenty-four hours, bringing the total number of fatalities in the republic to 74 over the entire pandemic period, the statement says.
A total of 476,654 tests have been conducted so far, and 2,952 people are currently being treated
On May 14, the Armenian authorities extended by 30 days the state of emergency imposed over the coronavirus pandemic. At the same time, all types of public transport, kindergartens, fitness centers and shopping malls resumed their operation on May 18, TASS recalls.