An unwanted record for Madeira
JM reports that never in a single day had so many sick victims of COVID-19 died in Madeira. Today it was five.
According to a note from the Regional Health and Civil Protection Department, all the patients died at the main Dr Nélio Mendonça hospital in Funchal and had associated comorbidities.
There are three women (91, 86 and 88 years old) and 2 men (86 and 84 years old), three were vaccinated and two were not.
The Autonomous Region of Madeira now accounts for a total of 157 deaths associated with COVID-19.
Yesterday saw 1,583 new cases of Coronavirus infection reported in Madeira. Details are on the link below as usual.
COVID-19 in Madeira: previous daily updates can be found in an earlier post
Travel latest: requirements for entering and leaving Madeira: is kept up-to-date on a previous post
New restrictions: a detailed updated explanation of the latest regulations can be found here