Gipuzkoa continues adding positive cases for coronavirus. In the last 24 hours, 18 new infections have been detected using PCR tests. Following the pattern of previous days, infected people are spread throughout the territory. Specifically, in 13 municipalities: Toulouse (4 cases), Andoain (2), Irun (2) and Algia, Arraaste, Beasain, Donostia, Elgoibar, Hernani, Hondarribia, Ibarra, Ordizia and Urnieta, with one each.
Throughout yesterday, a total of 3,218 tests were performed (3,099 PCRs and 119 rapid tests), as reported by the Health department. In total, 28 positives were detected: in addition to 18 from GIpuzkoa, 8 in Bizkaia and 2 in Araba.
The new cases detected yesterday by ‘quick test’ are 6. This test measures the acquired immunity or antibodies generated by a person and can indicate a past infection.
In addition, yesterday they were registered 26 more people free from Covid (with negative PCR after contracting the disease days ago), while 4 people were discharged from hospital.
Yesterday no new deaths were recorded either and 6 people with Covid remain admitted to the Intensive Care Units.