Moldova on Tuesday reported 19 deaths associated with the novel coronavirus, the highest number in a day yet. This takes the total toll to 1230 deaths, the Ministry of Health reported.
Among those deceased, 14 were women, ages 50 to 88 years, and five men, ages 59 to 82 years.
562 patients are now in serious condition, and 33 others are connected to ventilators.
The Ministry of Health has reported 650 new cases from 2565 tests, including 2355 primary tests. Of the total new cases, 30 are among health care workers.
The total case count nears the 48,000 mark.