The Municipality of General Pueyrredon reported this Saturday that they registered 305 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours and in this way the city reached the 17,785 infections since the pandemic began.
Likewise, the epidemiological part of the Health Secretary confirmed 10 new deaths, all corresponding to the month of October. Mar del Plata thus it reached at least 653 fatalities.
He Argentine Integrated Health Information System (SISA) detailed that of the new positive cases, 239 were established by PCR and the remaining 66 by epidemiological link.
Meanwhile, about the deaths from COVID-19 it was indicated that they are 3 women of 89, 57 and 82 years old, and 7 men of 67, 60, 70, 74, 81, 73 and 64 years old. All remained interned in health institutions.
On the other hand, the SISA reported this Saturday that 298 people recovered from the disease and were discharged by protocol. In this way, 13,903 have already managed to overcome the virus.
In summary, since the beginning of the pandemic, 17.785 positive cases in Mar del Plata, of which 3,229 remain active, 13,903 recovered and at least 653 died.
Finally, the official part detailed that 55 patients with coronavirus are hospitalized in intensive care, of which 40 require mechanical respiratory assistance.