Another 304 cases of Covid-19 are detected in Latvia; dead one infected / Article

4033 Covid-19 taken in the last 24 hours texts and registered 304 new infections cases. Of those infected, 126 have not been vaccinated or have not completed a course of vaccination, and 178 have been vaccinated.

Positive cases proportion against those tested: 7.5%.

Reports of one received dead patients aged 90 to 99 years who have not been vaccinated or have not completed a vaccination course.

14 days cumulative the number of cases per 100,000 population is 170.7.

In Latvia, a total of 826,342 have been detected with Covid-19 so far infection cases.

Since the beginning of the pandemic, according to operational data dead 5804 infected with Covid-19, but the total number of victims is higher, as some cases do not reach the operational SPKC statistics. Data from the Cause of Death Register show that as of March 1, the total number of victims of Covid-19 was 7,043.


Since the spring of 2020, Latvia, along with other European countries, has experienced several Covid-19 outbreaks. At the end of last year, the spread of the omicron variant of the Covid-19 virus, which was observed at a rapid pace in several countries, became a cause for concern. This year, since January, a significant wave of morbidity has been observed in Latvia as well, while the situation in hospitals has remained stable.

As of 1 April, most epidemiological safety measures for Covid-19 have been lifted, with some exceptions in high-risk environments such as healthcare, social care, prisons and elsewhere. From May 15, masks will not have to be worn on public transport.