The Ministry of Health on May 12 reported 11 deaths associated with the novel coronavirus. Among the victims was a man aged 22 from Călărași district, who suffered from hypertension nephropathy and diabetes mellitus, IPN reports.
The Ministry also reported another 224 infections with SARS-CoV-2, four of which were among health workers. The COVID-19 cases in the Republic of Moldova totaled 253,173.
Of the 1,388 patients confirmed with COVID-19 who are now in hospitals, 171 are in a very serious state and 22 of them were put on a ventilator. Also, 196 persons were discharged from the hospital after they got cured. As many as 1,471 persons with mild and moderate forms of infection are under home treatment, while 14,173 persons are under supervision at home.