1,618 new cases of virus were identified in the last 24 hours, said Berdia Sichinava, Deputy Chief of Operations at the Interagency Coordination Council, at a briefing at the government administration.
"As part of intensive testing, 19,438 tests were conducted across the country in the last 24 hours, including 10,774 antigen tests and 8,664 PCR tests. The tests revealed 1,618 new cases of virus in the last 24 hours. The total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic in the country is 243,255.
In the last 24 hours, 403 people have recovered from the virus, bringing the total number of recoveries to 227,611. Unfortunately, we have 26 new cases of coronavirus deaths in the last 24 hours. A total of 2,846 people have died from the virus since the pandemic spread.
Out of 1,618 new cases of infection detected in the country today: 750 cases were reported in Tbilisi, Adjara - 94, Imereti - 234, Kvemo Kartli - 94, Shida Kartli - 103, Guria - 35, Samegrelo - Zemo Svaneti - 126, Kakheti - 102, Mtskheta-Mtianeti - 44, Samtskhe-Javakheti - 29, Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti - 7", - stated Sichinava.