Health Ministry Data on COVID-19 Cases over Weekend

In the last 24 hours, 92 new COVID-19 cases have been registered, the Health Ministry said on Sunday. It was added that the same period had seen 997 new people tested, 86 new cured patients, and three new deaths. The number of active cases in the country is 2,238. Friday and Saturday had seen 236 new COVID-19 cases, eight new deaths, and 184 new cured patients registered. The State Sanitary and Health Inspectorate will investigate the death of one of the victims, a 35-year-old woman from Resen. In the three-day period, 1,414 persons were fined for not wearing face masks. Schools in Skopje will not get a permit for classes with physical presence for the higher grades, Health Minister Venko Filipce said in an interview with Radio Free Europe. However, the Education Ministry said the Government’s commission would have the final say.