HM: 163 New COVID-19 Cases, 8 Deceased, 230 Recovered
1,794 tests have been performed which registered 163 new cases of COVID-19 in the country. 87 of the new cases have been registered in Skopje. The total number of diagnosed patients in the country since the outbreak of the pandemic is 7,406, recovered patients are 3,554, deceased are 359 and currently in the country there are 3,493 registered active cases. MoI informs that there have been 415 violations of the protective equipment measure in the same period. Health Minister Venko Filipce held press-conference where he informed that the number of patients at the hospitals is declining, as well as the average of newly diagnosed patients. The weekly report by the Public Health Institute tells that in this period there have been performed 8,422 COVID-19 tests of which 917 positive cases have been recorded, which is 186 cases less than during the previous week.