Georgia reports record-high 218 new COVID-19 cases

Georgia reports record-high 218 new COVID-19 cases

Georgia has reported 218 new COVID-19 cases earlier today which is the highest figure on record since the country confirmed its first case of the virus on February 26, 2020.

Two individuals have died of the coronavirus in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of deaths to 22. Both patients who have died of Covid-19 were elderly individuals from Batumi, Adjara region of Georgia, who suffered from several underlying diseases.

Forty patients have recovered over the past 24 hours. As of today there are 16 critical patients in the country, reported.

Georgia has had 3,913 cases of the coronavirus since February 2020. 1,574 of the 3,913 patients have recovered, while 22 others have died. As of today 2,317 people remain infected with Covid-19 in the country.

The government currently has no plans to declare a national lockdown for a second time.